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William Raveis Mortgage Recognized for Superior Ability To Make Low Downpayment Loans

Charles Ferraro, President of William Raveis Mortgage, LLC, has recently announced that William Raveis Mortgage is ranked in the top 1% of all FHA lenders in the United States. The ranking is based on the US Department of Housing & Urban Development, compare ratio statistics.

The mortgage company, which has been operating since 1984, received this honor as a result of the company’s long-time ethical, responsible lending policies especially during a time when many other lenders were drawn into exotic mortgage loans that led to the recent housing recession.

According to Mr. Ferraro, the top ranking status ultimately benefits the company’s home buying customers.  “Our ranking not only gives us the ability to offer great FHA rates to our customers but also allows us the ability to launch new products that are largely unavailable to other lenders,” he said. Products include mortgage loans with 97% conventional financing on single family purchases and 95% conventional financing on purchase and rate/term refinances on single family properties and condominiums with conventional financing, both with private mortgage insurance.

An additional low financing benefit is also available to those looking for a second home. William Raveis Mortgage can provide up to 90% LTV conventional financing with private mortgage insurance.  The maximum loan amount is $417,000 for these programs with low down payments and private mortgage insurance.

“If you are in the market to take advantage of great rates and good housing values,” stated Ferraro, “now is the time to maximize your purchasing power with William Raveis Mortgage, nationally recognized as a high quality low down payment lender.”

Since its establishment 26 years ago, William Raveis Mortgage LLC has closed more than $6 billion in mortgage loans. Its consistent performance is attributed to, experienced management team, the company’s diverse portfolio of lending partners, national pricing power, progressive technology for its loan officers, and sound underwriting approvals. The company is licensed in MA, CT, NH, RI, and NY.

William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance has earned the Website Quality Certification (WQC)

William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance has earned the Website Quality Certification (WQC), presented by Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® to member companies that have demonstrated excellence in website design, functionality and execution.

Website Quality Certification

Website Quality Certification

Ryan Raveis Of William Raveis Mortgage Explains The New Mortgage Laws And Regulations

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Reintroducing Mortgage Insurance on Conventional (non-FHA) Loans

Reintroducing Mortgage Insurance on Conventional (non-FHA) Loans

Chris Raveis does an analysis of housing affordability for the 2010 market

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William Raveis Real Estate, Recipient of a Silver Connecticut Quality Improvement Award Innovation Prize

William Raveis, Chairman and CEO of William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage and Insurance, is most pleased to announce that the company has recently received a silver Connecticut Quality Improvement Award (CQIA) Innovation Prize for the company’s website, raveis.com.

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Ryan Raveis Summarizes the New Tax Credit for Home Buyers and Homeowners

Ryan Raveis, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at William Raveis Mortgage, summarizes the new tax credit for home buyers and homeowners including eligibility, income limits, and program specifics.

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Analyzing the Data for Buying and Selling a Home

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Bill Raveis shares important information for buyers and sellers on how to evaluate facts and figures to assist with the home buying and selling process.

He summarizes key data points for both buyers and sellers.

SENATE PASSES DODD LEGISLATION TO EXTEND HOMEBUYER’S TAX CREDIT

Dodd: A “Double Victory” for Connecticut Workers and Middle Class Families

 WASHINGTON, DC – Senator Chris Dodd’s legislation to extend the homebuyer’s tax credit and expand it to more middle class families passed the Senate tonight as part of a bill that will also extend unemployment insurance. Dodd was an original co-sponsor of the bill, which will provide 14 additional weeks of jobless benefits for Connecticut workers. 

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William Raveis Real Estate Expands into Harrison Market

HARRISON, NY— Chris Raveis, executive vice president and managing partner of William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, LLC, MA & NY is pleased to announce the company’s newest office located at 7 Union Avenue in Harrison. 
William Raveis - Harrison Office

William Raveis - Harrison Office

William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance Wins the “Gold”!

CONNECTICUT — William Raveis, chairman and CEO of William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance, recently announced that the company has been voted one of “Commercial Record’s Best” with the recent First Place Gold Award in the residential real estate category in the annual BEST OF The Commercial Record Reader Poll 2009.

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“We are quite proud of this tribute,” said Mr. Raveis. “Being chosen as the ‘Best of 2009’ in real estate by the Commercial Record readers adds testimony to our commitment to provide the highest caliber service to the residents of Connecticut.”

The Commercial Record is a leading publication in Connecticut with a broad readership of the most influential people in the real estate, banking and mortgage industries. The statewide weekly newspaper provides detailed information vital to Connecticut’s real estate and lending institutions.

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