Posts Categorized: Mortgage Tips

3 Big Mistakes You Need to Avoid When Buying a Home

Buying one of the new homes in Little Elm TX may be one of the biggest financial decisions you’ll make. Because of that, there’s plenty of room for error. You could wind up paying thousands of dollars more for a home by making even a small mistake during the buying process. In order to get… Read More »

Richwoods Country

Are you in the market to buy a spacious new home with a huge backyard? If so, you should check out Richwoods Country. Landon Homes is building some of the finest luxury homes in Frisco TX in this community. Located just north of Hwy. 121, between Coit Road and Independence Parkway, Richwoods Country offers home… Read More »

Community Overview: Preserve at Lonestar Ranch

Are you looking at master planned communities in Frisco TX? Landon Homes offers buyers affordable new homes that are both beautiful and eco-friendly in the community of Preserve at Lonestar Ranch. Located in southwest Frisco, Lonestar Ranch is an amazing place to live and raise a family. The Amenity Center at Lonestar Ranch offers a… Read More »

5 Financial Reasons to Look at Homes for Sale in Frisco TX

If you’re unsure whether to buy one of the available homes for sale in Frisco TX, a report from Harvard University may help you make the decision. Eric Belsky, Managing Director of the university’s Joint Center of Housing Studies, revealed five financial reasons why people should consider buying a home in his paper entitled, “The… Read More »

Collin County Farmers Market Opens in Plano

If you’re moving into one of the new homes in Plano TX and want to find fresh, local produce, head to the Fairview Farms Marketplace, starting April 19. That’s the day when the Collin County Farmers Market reopens for business.  Between April and October, you’ll find dozens of vendors selling locally-grown produce, meats, eggs, and… Read More »

Common Documents Needed for Approval

2 MOST RECENT PAY STUBS LAST 2 YEAR’S W-2’S LAST 2 YEAR’S FEDERAL TAX RETURNS LAST 2 MONTH’S BANK STATEMENTS LAST 2 MONTH’S ADDITIONAL ASSET STATEMENTS (401k, IRA, Stock, CD, etc…) DRIVERS LICENSE CANCELLED EARNEST MONEY CHECKS WRITTEN TO LANDON HOMES WITH COORDINATING BANK STATEMENTS If NOT a US Citizen: VALID VISA, EAD, OR PERMANENT… Read More »

Why You Should Plan Now to Buy a New Home in Frisco in 2014

Are you planning to buy a new home in Frisco in 2014? Buying a home is a complicated process, and it can be especially daunting for first-timers. It’s important to get your finances in order before you even start shopping for a home. Ideally, you should start planning a year ahead of time, but you… Read More »

Home Buyers Won’t Need Big Down Payment to Buy a New Home in Plano

Thinking about buying a new home in Plano?  Looks like you won’t have to worry about coming up with a 20 percent minimum down payment that was proposed by the federal government. Six federal agencies have eliminated that provision and other burdensome underwriting criteria from a proposed national qualified residential mortgage standard. The change is… Read More »

Common Mistakes to Avoid when Selling Your Home

Do you have a home for sale in McKinney TX? This area is a popular location, and if you can avoid making the following seller mistakes, you should find a qualified buyer without too much trouble.   Mistake #1 – Getting Emotional Selling your home can be a time-consuming and emotionally challenging experience, especially if… Read More »