New American Funding Blog

How to Prepare for a Home Appraisal

By Rachel   |  August 30, 2016
Whether you're moving into your first home or looking to secure a better rate on an existing home loan, an appraisal is likely in your future. [More]

Negotiable Mortgage Fees and How to Save by Reducing Them

By Rachel   |  August 23, 2016
A mortgage is a ticket to a new home and a stable life for many, but there are plenty of steps between searching for the right loan and actually setting foot in a house. [More]

4 Ways to Save While You Spend: Let Apps Like Ibotta and Acorns Do the Work

By Rachel   |  August 17, 2016
After making your monthly car, rent, and student loan payments, then spending what you need for essentials, saving money can be tough. If what you are trying to save for is a home, the prospect of putting away enough for a down payment may seem daunting, but it’s not impossible. [More]

Everything You Need to Know About VA Home Loans Part 2

By Courtney Lynch   |  August 16, 2016
VA loans have a number of incredible benefits, including no requirements for down payment or primary mortgage insurance. Before applying for a VA Loan, however, it is vital to confirm your eligibility. [More]

Everything You Need to Know About VA Home Loans Part 1

By Courtney Lynch   |  August 16, 2016
The VA loan program was created in 1944 as a way to help veterans and active members of the U.S. military achieve the American Dream of homeownership. [More]

Why the Health of Paint Sales Reflects the Health of the Housing Market

By Rachel   |  August 10, 2016
The housing market has a huge impact on paint sales. [More]

Things to Know Before Buying a Vacation Home: Part 2

By Courtney Lynch   |  August 3, 2016
There is so much to look forward to when investing in a vacation home, but there are also a lot of things you should understand before deciding to make that purchase. [More]

Things to Know Before Buying a Vacation Home: Part 1

By Courtney Lynch   |  July 27, 2016
If you are seriously considering investing in a vacation home, there are a few things you should consider before you officially decide to make the purchase. [More]

Brexit affected rates, but what else does it mean?

By Jason Obradovich EVP Capital Markets   |  July 14, 2016
Jason had the unique fortune to be in London shortly after the Brexit vote just a few weeks ago and talked to a few Brits about their opinions on Brexit itself. [More]

Why You Need Customer Relationship Management Software: Part 2

By Courtney Lynch   |  June 29, 2016
There is no one size fits all approach to CRM software shopping. [More]