Buy or Rent. What is best for you?
This is the time to get in the know. A pre-approval will give you an advantage when you find your perfect home. We can tell you what you need to get pre-approved, so you know the exact loan amount you qualify for, what your monthly payment will look like, and how much taxes and insurance will be. With a pre-approval, the loan process will be smoother and your offer will be stronger.
Fixed rate? Adjustable? FHA? There are multiple loan options that may fit your unique needs, and we can help you choose. Are you looking for the consistent rates and payments that a fixed rate loan can provide? Do you want the short-term benefits of lower rates that an adjustable rate loan can bring? Our extensive portfolio of loan options means you have more options available to get just what you need.
Your application will provide a complete picture to loan investors of your assets, debts and what you are buying. You will need to provide documentation, including a photo I.D., pay stubs, proof of income, tax returns, employment history, and information on all debts, assets, and sources for down payments. Don't worry, we will let you know exactly what is needed for the loan application so you can be fully prepared.
Your loan has specific investor guidelines that must be met, and an underwriter will review your documents to be sure that you meet them. While an underwriter reviews your file, an appraisal will be ordered on the home. Additional information may be requested, so don’t panic if you have to turn in more documents. That’s just the underwriter working hard to get your final approval.
Before your loan is approved, you will receive pre-approval and a list of closing conditions that need to be met. These conditions can include verification that your employer is current and proof that homeowner’s insurance has been obtained. Once closing conditions have been satisfied, the underwriter issues a clear to close. Congratulations, your loan has been approved!
With an approved loan, you are on the home-stretch towards closing. The lender will send closing documents to a title company that draws up paperwork and arranges for signing of documents. Once the documents have been signed and funding conditions have been met, the title is recorded and the process is complete. You are a proud owner of your new home, and the keys are yours!
Hello thanks for checking this out - here is a little about me: I am a family guy first and foremost with a wonderful wife of 20 + years and a bunch of wonderful children. We have a great time as a family while out and about or just at home playing around, working in the garage building things, doing yard work, martial arts or any of the activities we do as a family. Hiking is something we really enjoy but we don't do it nearly enough, seeing the creation all around us makes us thankful that we live in one of the most amazing states in this country.
As far as my career as Your Mortgage Guy goes: I've been doing this for almost 15 years and I really love my job! I enjoy being a source of information for my clients and educating them on the market. I do very little advertising because my business comes from the referrals of happy clients, past customers, friends and family. So my goal when working with you is not just to close a loan but I want to become Your Mortgage Guy for life so that you will happily refer me to your friends and family just like everyone else does. I can only do this when myself and my team delivers world-class service to you - my client for life!
Wonderful people. Steve & his Staff made it easier to do business with. I loved their prompt update and follow-ups. I would recommend anyone to check out Steve Konwent he did an amazing job for us.
- James M.
We really didn't know what to expect... had heard horror stories from my parents but NONE of that was the case with this purchase. Steve was A+++ Already sent him 2 of my co-workers.
- Randy D.
So we came to Steve by the recommendation of our agent because our last lender dropped the ball big time... we had 9 days to close or lose our earnest money.. STEVE DID IT!!! our file became #1 priority.
- Janice & Clay
More than a mortgage. Always.