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Things to Remember
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The are many factors that can change your ability to qualify for a mortgage. It’s important to follow these guidelines until your loan is closed. Do Pay all your monthly bills on time Keep track…

Understanding Your Finances
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One of the first steps in the homebuying process is fully understanding your finances. It’s important and necessary to help you determine how much you can afford. Start by asking yourself the following questions and…

To Do After Closing On Your Home
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After you finish signing at the closing of your new home, you’re handed the keys and the house is officially yours! But, there some things you should do to make sure the transition from your…

Congratulations Patrick Gardner!
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Congratulations to our very own Patrick Gardner! Last night he was officially inducted as a Residential Board Member of the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) of Metropolitan Washington! About the MBA/WM The Mortgage Bankers Association of…

Millennials Buy Homes for Their Best Friends
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One–third of Millennials had their best friends at heart — dogs, that is — when deciding to buy their first homes. According to an online survey conducted by Harris Poll, only wanting a bigger home…

7 Reasons You Need a Real Estate Agent
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The road to homeownership can be bumpy, and it’s often filled with unexpected turns and detours. That’s why it makes sense to have a real estate pro help guide the way. While real estate websites…

How Do Interest Rates Affect My Purchase Power?
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Nothing affects a home’s affordability more than interest rates. After all, we live with the monthly payment, not the amount of the loan. The higher your mortgage rate is, the higher your monthly payments are…

8 Ways to Strengthen Referral Relationships
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While there isn’t one “best” way to solidify your connections with referral sources, you can take a number of actions to build goodwill and credibility in those relationships. Here are 8 examples that should give…

Not Ready to Buy a Home? You Should Still Talk to a Lender.
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If you’re a first-time home buyer, you might think you’re not ready to purchase a house. Perhaps you’re concerned about your job situation, your previous credit history, or your high monthly expenses. Whatever the circumstances,…

Grants & Down Payment Assistance Programs
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A 2017 Zillow survey of 10,000 American adults found that two-in-three people who were then renting identified saving for a down payment as their biggest obstacle to homeownership. If you want to become a homeowner,…

Pen Pals with Your Mortgage Lender?
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According to a piece in the Wall Street Journal, it is a common practice for underwriters to reach out to borrowers asking for letters of explanation sometimes referred to as “comfort letters” to firm up…

3 Keys to Buying a Home
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Mortgage guidelines for first-time homebuyers have changed over recent years. In order to ensure loan approval, you need to have everything in order before your application. Credit Credit is very important for the first-time homebuyer.…

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Fatima Rahimi

Loan Officer
NMLS ID #: 1690315

M: (571) 469-9701
O: (571) 830-2811

12700 Fair Lakes Circle, Suite 400
Fairfax, VA 22033

Fatima Rahimi

Loan Officer
NMLS ID #: 1690315

M: (571) 469-9701
O: (571) 830-2811

12700 Fair Lakes Circle, Suite 400
Fairfax, VA 22033