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At Arete Mortgage, Jeanne and her staff know you want to be a homeowner.

In order to do that, you need a home loan.

Problem is, you don’t know how much house you can afford which may make you feel apprehensive about buying in general.

We believe all home buyers deserve to live in a home they can afford.

We understand people are seldom taught how to buy a home and sometimes there are obstacles like credit score, savings, and debt that get in the way.

We have helped over a thousand clients, just like you, get a great mortgage, at a rate they can afford.
         
       

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May
12
2021
What Does A Title Company Do?
A title company's role is to verify that the current owner can legally transfer ownership to the home buyer --essentially, making sure the seller has the right to sell the property. In this blog, we'll go over how a title company determines legal ownership and the process of transferring...
May
05
2021
What Is A Second Mortgage and Its Benefits?
A second mortgage (sometimes just called a "second") is when you take out a home loan against a property that already has a mortgage on it. When you get a second mortgage, you use your home as collateral to gain access to cash locked up in the value of your home.  You can use this money to...
Apr
28
2021
Get the Facts About Escrow Shortages
An escrow account is for making payments toward your real estate fees like taxes and insurance. It helps make these fees more manageable through monthly installments rather than paying a large lump sum when these bills are due. There’s typically a minimum balance that must be...
Apr
21
2021
The Basics of Buying A Foreclosed Home
Curious about buying a foreclosed home? Here's what you need to know to get started.  What's A Foreclosure? When a homeowner can't keep up with their mortgage payments, they often have no other choice but to give up the property to the lender. These properties are called...