Tag Archives: mortgage

Steps to Avoid Mortgage Wire Fraud

Take precautions early in the mortgage process that might help you avoid becoming a victim of mortgage wire fraud. Here are six steps to follow: Gather names and numbers from…

Scammers are Using Wire Fraud to Divert Your Mortgage Closing Costs

One of life’s most memorable and important moments can be the closing of a home mortgage. This is the final stage of a very lengthy – and sometimes stressful –…

How to Detect and Avoid Phishing Emails

Phishing e-mails, constituting one of the most common ways of cyber fraud, have been at the forefront of the concerns of security professionals for several years, for instigating ransomware infections….

Protect Your Email Account with 2-step Verification

Adding 2-step verification as a security feature is essential to prevent your email account from being compromised.  Most email cyber-attacks happen because a cyber-criminal has access to your email account. …

Homeownership Opportunities for Veterans

November 11th is the day we pay tribute to military veterans from the U.S. Armed Forces. They are our colleagues, neighbors, friends, and relatives who have protected and served our…

Homeownership is an Important Part of Your Financial Plan

Navigating the hot real estate market has been challenging for buyers, but owning a home is still one of the best ways to build future wealth and achieve your financial…

What We’ve Learned From the Coronavirus Pandemic

To say that the COVID-19 pandemic has changed the mortgage industry (in fact, the world!) would be a huge understatement. Lending hasn’t been business as usual for some time. Even…

The Hamilton Family Difference

I’m often asked, “Why Hamilton? What makes it so special?” I love getting these questions because with Hamilton Home Loans it’s an easy answer. I don’t have to reach for…

Bursting Talk of a Housing Bubble

It’s been a wild ride. The housing market these past few months has been nothing short of red hot. So hot, demand is far outpacing supply. In fact, these are…