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Frequently Asked Mortgage Questions

June 19, 2013 3:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We are frequently asked by our borrowers to explain certain terms that are used in the mortgage industry. We have provided answers to some of the most frequently asked questions below, even if they do not necessarily apply to RFG loan. We hope that this helps to explain some of


Position Your Credit to be Approved for a Loan!

April 4, 2013 3:55 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Most mortgage lending companies will ask you to allow them to “run” your credit, meaning they will request information on your credit from various credit rating agencies. RFG uses what is called a tri-merge report, which gives credit scores from three different credit reporting agencies. The scores are called FICO


We Aren’t Being Nosey, We Really Need to Know!

February 19, 2013 4:01 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

We are frequently surprised by the things that potential borrowers are willing to tell us, and conversely, that which they are not willing to share. They are usually happy to give us authorization to review their credit histories, tax returns, bank statements and a copy of their driver’s license. They sometimes get evasive,


How Do I Find a Good Rehab Property to Purchase?

November 9, 2012 3:58 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

At RFG we are frequently asked the best ways to locate good rehab properties to purchase. Although there is plenty of distressed inventory out there, it is sometimes very difficult to connect the right property to the right buyer. Below are some methods we know of through our customers that


Rehab Financial Group Expands Its Lending Area

September 12, 2012 5:34 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

RFG is very excited to announce that is has started lending in four new states. In addition to Pennsylvania, New York, Delaware, Virginia and Connecticut, RFG now lends in New Jersey, Maryland, North Carolina and South Carolina. We look forward to expanding our presence on the East Coast and being

Private or Hard Money Lender?

June 4, 2012 3:02 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Private Lender or Hard Money Lender Which type of lender is right for you? Many people in the property rehab business think that private money rehab lenders and hard money rehab lenders are the same. They are different in many ways and by understanding the difference, you can chose the