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Understanding Mortgage Rates

Understanding Mortgage Rates

If you’re thinking of buying a home, it’s good to know what the current mortgage rates are. A mortgage rate is the rate of interest that is charged on a mortgage. Determined by the lenders, there are two kinds of rates. The first is fixed rates. Fixed rates stay the...
Refinance for Savings

Refinance for Savings

Are you considering a refinance for your home loan? When you refinance your home, you may find that you have more questions than answers. That’s where we come in. Our expert team at Starboard Financial can walk you through the refinance process and answer all of your...
Home Loans | Mistakes To Avoid

Home Loans | Mistakes To Avoid

Are you looking at options for home loans? If so, it’s important to know what you should and shouldn’t do as you go through the lending process. Before applying for a home loan, there are certain things you should be aware of. We’ve highlighted a few of the items...
Conventional Loans | Credit Score

Conventional Loans | Credit Score

If you’re researching VA, USDA, FHA or Conventional loans to buy a home, you should know your credit score. Your credit score can make a big difference in your results. For example, when you apply for a mortgage, your credit score plays a large role in the loan’s...
Conventional Lender | Points

Conventional Lender | Points

At Starboard Financial, we are honored to be a conventional lender for thousands of home buyers a year. Conventional loans are classified as conforming or non-conforming. Conforming means the loan meets Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac’s established underwriting guidelines....