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Owning vs Renting
Why Owning Versus Renting Isn’t A Financial Consideration Mortgage companies typically don’t highlight reasons not to buy a home. At GoldCoast we feel that the correct motivation is key to a successful homeownership experience. The…
Rural Property
Rural Property
Homes in rural areas are generally much less expensive than those in cities and the suburbs. For the same price as some suburban homes, you can often purchase a great house on several acres of…
Pre Approval Effect On FICO Score
Pre Approval Effect On FICO Score
This is a super-logical question to ask. The frank answer is …… it’s really the least of your worries! And since you’re (hopefully) not really worried, per se, let’s rephrase that to: “it shouldn’t really…
Home Buyers Kit
Home Buyers Kit
Home Ownership is a Competitive Sport. How will you win? Meet “Peter Purchase” your homebuyer planner. Peter lives and works here (in our Commonwealth) not there (a call center in a different time zone). If…
Escalation Clause
Escalation Clause
f you’ve been bidding on homes with no success, you may be searching for a solution that will guarantee you win your next bid. One such solution is what’s known as an “escalation clause.” While…
Ready to Own?
Ready to Own?
Purchasing a home is an important stage of life that most of us aspire to. But it’s not uncommon for us to live in rental units for a time, especially when we’re still young and…
Federal Interest Rate In 2021
Federal Interest Rate In 2021
The Fed has kept interest rates low since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic to make borrowing more accessible to both consumers and businesses. A low rate makes short-term loans more affordable, which in turn…
Mortgage Rates in 2021
Mortgage Rates in 2021
If you’re thinking about buying property in 2021, one of the most important things to consider is the current mortgage rate. While mortgage rates are only one determining factor in how you reach your property…
Buying a home with BitCoin
Buying a home with BitCoin
If you’ve already invested in cryptocurrency, you can still use it to buy a house—or anything, for that matter. People are already using bitcoin to buy homes and conduct other big transactions.
Buyers Market Or Sellers Market?
Buyers Market Or Sellers Market?
When it comes to real estate, one of the most common questions people have is, “When is it the right time to buy or sell a home?” Often, the right time to buy or sell…
Moving to Downtown Boston
Moving to Downtown Boston
Make Sure Your New Property Isn’t Sinking First There’s a certain attraction to living in Boston. Although it’s quite expensive, living in the heart of the city means you get to be close to some…
Off Market Purchase
Off Market Purchase
We see and participate in, off market transactions every week. But it wasn’t deliberate. We didn’t set out to own this market share or be the experts in it. It was, in fact, purely accidental…
Bi-Weekly Mortgage Program
Bi-Weekly Mortgage Program
Bi-Weekly Payment Plan is it a Valuable Financial Tool or Scam? Before I answer that question, it is useful to know how a Bi-Weekly Payment Plan (BWPP) works. The program concept is contained in the…
Jumbo Mortgage
Jumbo Mortgage
What is a Jumbo Mortgage? A jumbo mortgage doesn’t have a technical definition; it is the “white space” where Agency mortgages stop. If it had a static definition it would never be the same two…
2021 Conforming and Jumbo Loan Limits
2021 Conforming and Jumbo Loan Limits
Can you think of many (any?) things that will cost LESS in 2021? Among the items on this shortlist is the cost of mortgage money. While we can’t predict the direction of mortgage rates in…
Conquest
Conquest
How do I apply for UWM’s Conquest Mortgage Rates? If you’re on this page you probably saw an ad for UWM’s Conquest program. GoldCoast Mortgage is a Broker Partner with United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM) a…