Mortage and Real Estate News

Financing after Foreclosure or Short Sale Seminar

New loan programs now make it possible to obtain financing as little as ONE DAY after a foreclosure or short sale. Is this program right for your clients? Should they wait for traditional financing? How long do they have to wait? Financing experts from Premier Mortgage Lending will present to you what’s in the ‘manuals’ Read more >>

Trulia Rent vs. Buy Index

Trulia’s rent vs. buy index tracks whether buying a home or renting is less expensive in America’s 50 largest cities by population. Las Vegas tops the list for buying (Q2 2011).

Why it’s better to buy a home now than ever before

Still not convinced that buying a home is right for you? Here are five reasons that are sure to change your mind.  Affordability Houses are more affordable now than they have ever been before. Not only are interest rates at historic lows, but houses are also priced at rates nearly for grabs—about 30% lower than Read more >>

Premier Mortgage Lending seminar focuses on ‘second chance’ financing

  Rick Piette of Premier Mortgage Lending will provide an informational seminar to members of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors this week. Rick Piette of Premier Mortgage Lending will present “Financing After Foreclosure or Short Sale” this week to the members of the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR) as part of Read more >>

Many Attractive Homes on the Market in Las Vegas

The recession battered the economy of Las Vegas and crippled its real estate market. The gloom that hangs over real estate in the country is thicker and more pervasive in Vegas, the leader in foreclosures for 59 months in a row according to RealtyTrac. There are more homes than buyers and banks and homeowners are Read more >>

Buying a Home is the Best Deal in Las Vegas

What’s the best deal being offered in Las Vegas right now? Here’s a hint- it’s not happening on the Strip. Step away from the glamour and high-rises of Las Vegas Blvd and you’ll be faced with home prices more alluring than a showgirl. The glut of available properties in town is keeping prices low and Read more >>

Low Home Prices Attract New Buyers

Las Vegas home prices have continued to dip, with the September 2011 prices dropping to early 1998 levels. The city is in  a real tough spot as unemployment continues to hover over 13% and the title of highest negative equity percentage in  the country was given to the city in September by mortgage data provider Read more >>

Home Ownership Still the American Dream

The white picket fence may have fallen out of favor but the American dream of owning a home is as strong as ever. 70% of respondents in a survey conducted by San Francisco based real estate website viewed home-ownership as an integral part of their own dreams and aspirations. Las Vegas’s median existing home Read more >>

What The Economists Are Saying!!

You read it everywhere… if we want to fix the U.S. economy… fix housing!!  Here are just a few of the comments out there: From Fortune October 3, 2011 “There’s no way the U.S. can get back on track without a cure for housing.”  Is this a great country or what? People are being told they Read more >>

Premier Mortgage Lending Connects Buyers to Loans Through Another Chance Home Loans

Premier Mortgage Lending is helping prospective home buyers who have experienced a short sale or foreclosure to re-open the door of homeownership through its Another Chance Home Loan Program. According to manager Rick Piette, the response to the privately-funded, full-documentation loan program has been “unbelievable” among buyers taking advantage of the Las Vegas Valley’s deflated Read more >>