Pre-Qualification vs. Pre-Approval

Buying a home is no easy process. There are a lot of things to consider, from finding the right real estate agent to the right lender, and of course, the right home. Try and do all of these at the same time and the process becomes infinitely more difficult.   It’s a good idea to Read More

Mortgages for Physicians

Heavy student loan debt is often cited as a barrier to homeownership for 25- to 34-year-olds. But many mortgage lenders are eager to extend credit to one category of debt-burdened graduates: those coming out of medical school. Special mortgage products for physicians are designed to meet the needs of doctors just starting out. New doctors Read More

Can You Qualify for a Home Loan with Student Loan Debt?

Almost every day, I am asked about student loans. Most of us have it. Most of us have A LOT of it! And most of us have a hard time qualifying for a conventional home loan as a result of it. According to the most recent number I’ve seen, medical students graduate with an average Read More

Is a Physician Home Loan Right for You?

If you’re a physician who has been unable to qualify for a conventional loan and you answer “yes” to the following three questions, a physician home loan may be right for you: Do you have a significant amount of student loan debt? Due to a limited work history and/or being paid on a 1099 (vs. Read More