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Homie Highlight: Rose Dinglasan

‘Whatever it takes’ - No spoiler alert here, just a sentiment echoed by all the Avengers in the recent summer smash movie hit. Having her own type of superpowers, this month’s Highlight shares the same sentiment of always doing whatever it takes. She is...

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Mortgage Matters: July 2019

Honoring Veterans As the Fourth of July approaches we’re reminded of the men and women who have served or are currently serving our country. The VA loan program makes it easier for active-duty military personnel, veterans, eligible surviving spouses and those who have...

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Closing Cost Trends – ClosingCorp Report 06/11/2019

  What Are Closing Costs? The fees that you pay at the closing of a real estate transaction are called closing costs. These typically include a variety of expenses such as loan origination fees, appraisal fees, title searches, and more. Although both buyers and...

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Five Benefits of Homeownership

For many people living in the United States, owning a home is the quintessential American dream. And for good reason. There are many benefits owning a home offers that renting doesn’t. As we wrap up National Homeownership Month this June, we’ve put together five of...

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Federal Reserve Rate Announcement 06/19/2019

In a 9-1 vote today, the Federal Reserve decided to maintain the federal funds target range of 2.25% - 2.50%. There was some speculation entering the day that a rate cut was possible, but unlikely. Chairman Powell was unambiguous in his description of the...

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Reasons for Buying a House – Ellie Mae

Ellie Mae's 2019 Borrower Insights Survey offers recent insight into buyers' reasons for buying a house. According to the survey of 2,000+ renters and homeowners: Job change displayed the largest growth when compared to previous years, growing 22% in the last year...

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HFG Named a 2019 Top Company to Work For in Arizona

  PHOENIX, AZ (June 12, 2019) – azcentral.com and Republic Media (The Arizona Republic and azcentral.com) announced today that Homeowners Financial Group has earned a spot on the list of 2019 azcentral.com® Top Companies to Work for in Arizona for the 7th...

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Four Money Matters First-Time Homebuyers Must Consider

Buying your first home can be an exciting adventure. But if you’ve learned everything you know about owning a home from reality home improvement shows, your expectations about how far your budget will stretch may not align with the reality of the housing market where...

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Caroline Conner Joins 40 Under 40 Class of 2019

We are pleased to announce that Caroline Conner, Director of Corporate Culture, SPHR was selected to join the 40 Under 40 Class of 2019 by the Phoenix Business Journal! Nearly 500 nominations were reviewed and narrowed down to just 40 honorees by their panel of...

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Scotsman Guide Names HFG Top Mortgage Lender for 2018

[PRESS RELEASE] Bothell, Washington — Scotsman Guide congratulates Homeowners Financial Group for ranking in their 2018 Top Mortgage Lenders awards. Homeowners Financial Group was ranked #69 for Top Overall Volume. This is the seventh year that Scotsman Guide has...

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Your Summer Protection Plan

As the weather heats up, so do many housing markets across the country. Unfortunately, increased real estate activity means more opportunities for fraudsters. In fact, according to the FBI’s 2018 Internet Crime Report, real estate crimes cost Americans nearly $150...

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Mortgage Matters: June 2019

Boost Buying Power We are commonly asked, “How much home can I afford?” This is a valid question, but it should actually be rephrased to “How much home can I afford given today’s mortgage rates?” To understand buying power, you must first understand the impact your...

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