Scott Swinford is a mortgage loan originator in Indiana & Illinois. A firefighter/paramedic in his past professional life, Scott's goal is to be an advocate and an educator for his valued clients. He lives in Northwest Indiana with his wife, two sons, a Beagle, and a Belgian Malinois.
Having trouble saving for a down payment? There are several programs available such as VA and USDA that offer 100% financing if you qualify. Down payment assistance programs may also be an option for certain buyers. If you have questions, we have answers. CLICK HERE to give us a little … [Read more...]
Why is there so much paperwork mandated by the lenders for a mortgage loan application when buying a home today? It seems that they need to know everything about you and requires three separate sources to validate each and every entry on the application form. Many buyers are being told by friends … [Read more...]
There is a lot of discussion about the current state of housing affordability for both first-time and move-up buyers, and much of the narrative is tarnished with a negative slant. However, the truth is that housing affordability is better today than at almost any time in our history. The … [Read more...]
It doesn't matter if you are buying in Crown Point, IN or Oak Park, IL, owning a home has great financial benefits, yet many continue to rent! Today, let’s look at the financial reasons why owning a home of your own has been a part of the American Dream for as long as America has … [Read more...]
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