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Bye, Bye Pocket Listings. It’s about time!

Exactly what is a pocket listing? A pocket listing or exclusive listing, as it is also known, is when the listing agent does not make the listing available to other brokers or to the public. What this means is that the public will never get to see when the property hits the market. Agents are [...]

2019-11-25T15:12:37-06:00November 25th, 2019|

Have You Checked Your Property Tax Assessment?

The 2019 St. Tammany Tax Roll is now closed and tax bills will come out in November. Do you know where you stand on your property tax assessment? While it may be too late to challenge your assessment for this year, it is never too early to prepare for 2020. As property owners, it is [...]

2019-11-15T10:58:28-06:00November 15th, 2019|

Good Credit is Essential to Obtaining a Mortgage

When it comes to obtaining a loan for your home mortgage, good credit ranks up there with air and water – it’s not a want, it's a necessity! Did you know that one in five individuals have an error on their credit report that they are unaware of? Medical collections, duplicate credit cards and more [...]

2019-10-25T16:08:48-05:00October 25th, 2019|

Pre-Qualified Vs. Pre-Approved – What’s The Difference?

Boy is there a world of difference, so don’t be under the assumption that if you are pre-qualified you are pre-approved for your home loan. There is a world of difference and we are here to break it down for you. To be pre-qualified means you have taken the first steps in the mortgage process. [...]

2019-10-17T10:15:06-05:00October 17th, 2019|

Fact vs. Fiction

When it comes to obtaining a mortgage there are a number of factors that can contribute to your chances for loan approval. At Mortgage Gumbo, we are committed to providing our clients with accurate information that will allow them to qualify and obtain the very best mortgage loan for them. So let’s break a few myths down – are they Fact or Fiction?

2019-10-14T09:53:55-05:00October 14th, 2019|

On Social Security Disability? Don’t Wait for New Property Assessments to Hit Next Year.

Property taxes are being assessed next year, so don’t wait – be proactive and protect yourself from a potential increase that could cost you. New Orleans recently got hit and many property owners were taken by surprise. Don’t let this happen to you. At Mortgage Gumbo, we will continue to help get you prepared for a [...]

2019-09-26T08:52:03-05:00September 26th, 2019|

A 5-Year Recipe for Success!

They say time flies when you’re having fun... and boy, have we been cooking up some fun here at Mortgage Gumbo. This September, we are so very proud to celebrate 5 amazingly awesome years of bringing our listeners and followers the premier mortgage program. We have assisted thousands of listeners with all their mortgage needs [...]

2019-09-19T10:15:26-05:00September 19th, 2019|

If You’ve Ever Wish You Could Build Your Dream Home – Your Day Has Come –

Have you ever thought about building your Dream Home? Well, the time has never been better. The days of needing 20% down are over and you are able to take advantage of a one-time close. A one-time close means you can combine the construction loan and permanent loan into one loan. All of the credit [...]

2019-09-19T08:45:06-05:00September 12th, 2019|

Veterans – Don’t Wait for that Assessment to Hit Next Year

Property taxes are being assessed next year, so don’t wait – be proactive and protect yourself from a potential increase that could cost you. New Orleans recently got hit and many property owners were taken by surprise. Don’t let this happen to you. At Mortgage Gumbo, we are ready to help now and get you [...]

2019-09-19T08:42:00-05:00September 9th, 2019|