Category Archives: Mortgage

William Raveis Mortgage named in the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America

Riding on the wave of William Raveis announcing their 21-Day Mortgage Close strategy, they have placed in the Top 100 Mortgage Companies in America for 2016. Announced this spring by Mortgage Executive magazine, William Raveis Mortgage closed 2,420 loans equating to $794,353,427 in volume.

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William Raveis Slashes Home Mortgage Closing Time

                 WILLIAM RAVEIS SLASHES HOME MORTGAGE CLOSING TIME

May 2, 2017, Shelton, Connecticut– Home-buyers wanting to close quickly on hot listings in a tight market will no longer have to wait 45 days long, as is the industry standard for mortgage closings.

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May 4, 2017

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NAR Survey: One-Stop-Shopping

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently conducted a survey on consumer preferences for real estate services. The results indicated that home buyers are increasingly seeing the value in “one-stop shopping” in real estate transactions.

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April 19, 2016

Raveis

Bill Raveis Passes Torch to Sons of Mega Brokerage

Bill Raveis Passes Torch to Sons of Mega Brokerage

With proven track records and a vision for the future, next generation focuses on raising the bar 

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January 15, 2016

The Home Buying Process

One-Stop Shopping in the Home Buying Process

Home buyers are increasingly seeing the value in companies that offer “one-stop shopping” in real estate transactions. Customers are finding real benefits such as bundling discounts, easy rate comparison, and efficiency. One-stop shopping provides the peace of mind of having all aspects held by the same firm.

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January 13, 2016

William Raveis Mortgage

Update: Residential Mortgage Forms and TRID Closings

Since the major federal changes to residential mortgage forms rolled out in early October 2015, sales associates and homeowners have had to be mindful and diligent with the new process. Here’s a quick update from Ryan Raveis, President of William Raveis Mortgage, on how the transition is going:

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November 19, 2015

Credit Scores

Should College Students Have a Credit Card?

Many parents debate on whether or not to send their new high school graduate off to college with a credit card. For some parents, the thought of their kid with unlimited access to anything they want to buy can be far from comforting. Continue reading

October 26, 2015

Mortgage

Changes to Residential Mortgage Forms in October 2015

Attention sales associates and homeowners! Major federal changes to residential mortgage forms are coming around the corner in October 2015. We’ve got you covered with what you need to know during this transition.

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August 28, 2015

We’re Hiring! Join Our Family!

Have you always wanted to work for a family-run company where an entrepreneurial spirit is encouraged and thinking outside the box is rewarded? Then William Raveis Real Estate, Mortgage & Insurance is where you should call home. Continue reading

June 9, 2015

8 Tips to Improve Your Credit Score

Your credit score is an important financial marker for all types of big decisions, including financing a new home. If yours isn’t quite where you’d like it, here are some tips to help improve it, fast.

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May 28, 2015