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Buying in the Bay Area | Home Buyer Class

Event DescriptionIs this your first time buying a home?  You are the type of person that wants to do it right?  It’s not easy to purchase a home in a hot market, but that doesn’t mean it’s impossible, especially when you begin the process well informed. To help you get a leg up in this competitive market, and get your finances in order, we’re bringing our monthly crash course on the basics of buying a home to Impact Hub.You’ll get solid advice from a team of pros in a setting that is far more relaxed than your last crowded open house.Here’s what yo...

January 14th, 2016 | Bay Area, events, first time home buyers, home buying, Millenials, purchase, Brenda Wyatt, home prices, Buying in the Bay Area | Home Buyer Class

Marketwatch for November 25, 2015

John Holmgren's weekly "Marketwatch" with useful insights as to recent developments in the financial and mortgage markets. November 25, 2015: Rates stable as markets await Fed move; Home prices continue to rise nationwide. Read it here.

November 25th, 2015 Marketwatch for November 25, 2015

5 Star Review for Jim Valler!

Jim Valler helped us get our first home! He took care and attention to detail throughout the whole process. I highly recommend Jim Valler to fulfill your mortgage needs in an efficient and timely manner- we closed escrow on the projected date!   Read more here.

November 23rd, 2015 5 Star Review for Jim Valler!

Just Approved in SF Gate for Brenda Wyatt!

Just Approved: Two ‘piggyback’ loans required for home sale Unable to qualify for a jumbo loan, the client was referred to Brenda Wyatt by Julia Temple at Red Oak Realty, who was familiar with Wyatt’s expertise in navigating complex financing situations. While the client had plenty of qualifying income, 20 percent down and great credit scores, she was not a big user of credit. Wyatt explained that this was the reason she had not qualified and suggested using a “piggyback” loan. A piggyback loan describes two loans that are opened simultaneo...

November 23rd, 2015 Just Approved in SF Gate for Brenda Wyatt!

Marketwatch for November 19, 2015

John Holmgren's weekly "Marketwatch" with useful insights as to recent developments in the financial and mortgage markets. November 19, 2015: Mixed economic news trumped by “flight to safety”; Millennials want local accountability. Read it here.

November 19th, 2015 Marketwatch for November 19, 2015

Marketwatch for November 12, 2015

John Holmgren's weekly "Marketwatch" with useful insights as to recent developments in the financial and mortgage markets. November 15, 2015: Rates edge up on solid jobs report and Fed rate hike expectations; Foreign National loans. Read it here.

November 12th, 2015 Marketwatch for November 12, 2015

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Holmgren and Associates

DBA of Finance of America
1900 Mountain Boulevard
Oakland, California 94611
Phone: 510-339-2121
NMLS 0910184/1071
 

Holmgren & Associates is a branch of Finance of America. We are a full service mortgage banker with an experienced staff offering expertise in residential mortgage lending, with primary focus on loans for home purchase, refinance, and reverse mortgages.

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