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2013 

FHA Condo Approvals – Employee Dishonesty Insurance   Working with condominium projects, probably the most common item that needs to be addressed prior to submission is the coverage of the Employee Dishonesty/Fidelity Insurance. For all new and existing projects of 20 or more units, the HOA (not ...
07/31/2013
This isn't exactly me.  I started off strong and wrote several blogs, got on the front page of Google for certain key words and landed several mortgage clients out of it.  But then I didn't do anything for months and my Google ranking fell.  Then I repeated the cycle.  Not exactly the way to deri...
07/30/2013
Social media makes it so simple to stay in contact with friends and family, there really is no excuse to not use it.  Unfortunately, I need reminders like this article from Debbie to do a better job keeping in contact with folks.Social Media Blunder 1, Not Being Social When asked to write about m...
07/29/2013
FHA Condo Approvals – Del Prado Condominiums...Approved! Having lived most of my life in the northeast, I have had little experience traveling to the southwest.  I did once drive from Florida to Los Angeles which is not something that I would like to do again in the near future. Nestled in the ea...
07/28/2013
I'm not in the mortgage business any longer so I haven't kept up with the rule and guideline changes on the loan-level side of things.  Jon consistently provides accurate information for borrowers seeking government loan products - FHA, USDA and VA.Acceptable Sources of Gifts For An FHA Loan Borr...
07/26/2013
This would be the equivalent of a Twitter #FF.  I have been following David's posts for some time and he is at the top of his game in Fairfield County.  Do yourself a favor and check out David and DMK Property Management if you are looking for property management services in Fairfield County, CT....
07/26/2013
FHA Condo Approvals – Clarification of “Site Condominiums” Prior to the release Mortgagee Letter ML11-22, HUD had exempted so-called “Site Condominiums” from the requirement to become approved in order for FHA financing to be allowed within the project.  ML11-22 clarified what a Site Condominium ...
07/26/2013
I wanted to thank Debbie Reynolds for reminding me that it's the little things that matter to those with whom we work.  I am sure that I am not the only one who gets busy and lets these simple yet powerful relationship-building gestures fall by the wayside.The Power of an Old-Fashioned Thank You ...
07/25/2013
This great article by Lou Ludwig reminds me of something that my favorite mentor used to say. "There are two ways to acquire respect: to demand it or to command it but only the latter will help earn one a position of true leadership."Motivational Power Quote   A Leaders Earn The Title of Leader “...
07/25/2013
FHA Condo Approvals – Should We Pay Our Insurance in Full? I am working with a condominium project in Connecticut to assist them with their HUD approval.  The last item needed was to increase the Employee Dishonesty/Fidelity policy and we will provide HUD with the certificate of insurance. The pr...
07/24/2013
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