HomeStyle Energy Mortgage Program

HomeStyle Energy Mortgage Program

The Fannie Mae Homestyle® Energy Mortgage is a new energy improvement mortgage program designed to help borrowers pay off existing high rate energy improvement loan debt (like HERO, Ygrene, CaliforniaFIRST PACE loans) and make new energy improvements more affordable and easier to finance. HomeStyle Energy loan (or PACE Buster loan) can also be used when buying or […]

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2016 RiversideCntyRealEstatePediction

2016 Riverside County Real Estate Forecast

Four local real estate and mortgage experts forecast what home buyers and home sellers can expect in Riverside County’s Real Estate and housing market for 2016. Will home values and prices in Riverside County go up, down, or stay flat in 2016?  Will mortgage rates go up, down, or remain about the same?  Will home […]

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How to qualify for down payment assistance

How to Qualify for Down Payment Assistance

Learning how to qualify for a down payment assistance program in California is a frustrating and confusing experience for most first time home buyers.  This article will help you understand what the criteria are and how to qualify for a down payment assistance program. Most home buyers give up after their first few inquiries and wonder why […]

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HomePath Ready Buyer Program

Fannie Mae’s HomePath® Ready Buyer™ Program provides up to 3% closing cost assistance for qualified creditworthy first time home buyers. The purpose of Fannie Mae’s HomePath Ready Buyer Program is to educate first time home buyers to help them better understand the home buying process……essentially to make better buying decisions which, which in theory, should create […]

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MyHOME down payment assistance

CalHFA MyHome Assistance Program

What is the CalHFA MyHome Assistance Program? CalHFA offers the MyHome down payment and closing cost assistance program to help first time homebuyers purchase a home in California. The MyHome Assistance Program provides up to 3% to 3.5% of the sales price or appraised value (whichever is less), with a maximum of $15,000 in assistance.  […]

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California HERO Mortgage Program

CalHERO Home Loan

The CalHERO™ Mortgage is a California real estate reward savings program for Police, Firefighters, Veterans, Nurses, and Teachers when they buy, sell, or refinance a home.  CalHERO is often referred to as a mortgage program for heroes, community hero home loan, or a first responder home loan. The goal of a CalHERO Home Loan is […]

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Home Ready Mortgage

HomeReady Mortgage Program

What is the HomeReady™ Mortgage? HomeReady™ is Fannie Mae’s new affordable financing mortgage program designed to help today’s credit worthy borrowers with low to moderate incomes to purchase a home. Fannie Mae’s goal with HomeReady is to expand access to credit while supporting responsible and sustainable homeownership.  Sustainable ownership is achieved through a comprehensive homeownership […]

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