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First Time Home Buyers in Michigan: Gift Down Payment Guide

Everything You & Your Gift Donor Need to Know About Using a Gift as a Down Payment Navigating the path to homeownership is an exciting journey for first-time homebuyers in Michigan. A common strategy to alleviate the financial strain of this journey is utilizing a gift for the down payment. While this approach can significantly […]

New UAW Contract Creates BIG Opportunities For Michigan First Time Home Buyer Programs

Unlocking Homeownership Opportunities: A Deep Dive into Michigan First Time Home Buyer Programs and the New UAW Contract The journey of purchasing your first home is thrilling yet can be accompanied by uncertainty. However, recent developments in the automotive industry, especially the New UAW Contract, have introduced promising financial avenues for autoworkers, significantly impacting the […]

Navigating Student Loan Resumption: A Michigan Homebuyer’s Urgent Guide

Be Mortgage-Ready as Student Loan Payments Resume The resumption of federal student loan payments is fast approaching, and for many aspiring homebuyers, the clock is ticking. The CARES Act’s administrative forbearance provided a financial cushion, but with payments resuming soon, many face a potential dent in their purchasing power. This could mean settling for homes […]

Prepare Now: How the Student Loan Restart Affects Homeowners

Student Loan Repayment Options - CARES Act

Navigating the Waters: Unpausing Student Loan Payments and Protecting Your Home In March 2020, the unforeseen hit our doorsteps, the COVID-19 pandemic, and with it came a host of financial uncertainties. As a relief measure, the federal government through the CARES Act placed a pause on federal student loan payments, a pause that has been […]

Are Realtors Discriminating Against Government Financing?

Dear Realtors, We Need to Talk About Discrimination… Next year will mark the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Equal Credit Opportunity Act, which was signed into law on October 28, 1974. That landmark legislation stated plainly that is was illegal for creditors to discriminate base on race, sex, age, national origin, or marital status, […]