2015 Programs for Idaho Home Buyers

2015 Programs for Idaho Home Buyers

Although the federal government has offered homebuyer programs in the past, for Tax Year 2015, most of the available home buyer programs will be at the local and state levels. Stat....

What Will My Payment Be?

What Will My Payment Be?

If you are looking at buying a new home, one of the first questions that might come up will be about your payment.¬† Not sure of everything that is included in a mortgage payment?¬....

Finding The Ultimate Mortgage

Finding The Ultimate Mortgage

  Most of us lack the means to pay for a house with cash, which means we must turn to a bank or credit union for a mortgage.¬† Finding a mortgage that works for you doesn‚Äôt ....

How the Boise Real Estate Market is Affected by the Government Shutdown

How the Boise Real Estate Market is Affected by the Government Shutdown

Yesterday I wrote about how FHA single family home loans will still continue to be processed, albeit at a much (likely) slower pace with the shutdown of the government, but what do....

FHA Will Continue Endorsement of New Loans During Government Shutdown

FHA Will Continue Endorsement of New Loans During Government Shutdown

According to the newest contingency plan released by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, applications for FHA single family real estate loans will continue to b....

Short Sale Tax Relief Extended Through 2013

Short Sale Tax Relief Extended Through 2013

If you have been considering or are in the process of negotiating a short sale for your home, you’ll be excited to know that the Mortgage Forgiveness Debt Relief Act of 2007 was....