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How Conforming Loan Limits are Set

You’ve heard the terms “jumbo” and “conforming loan limits” but there might be those who aren’t completely sure what both of those terms mean, especially so if you’re not in the mortgage industry. But they are important as it relates to loan choices, rates and fees. By far the conventional mortgage using guidelines set forth […]

What is a Non-Qualified Mortgage Loan?

Most every mortgage loan issued today is a loan lenders refer to as a Qualified Mortgage Loan (or QM). When the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, was created one of the first set of guidelines issued was to establish common sense, universal lending requirements mortgage companies could follow when processing and approving a mortgage […]