Category Archives: Mortgage

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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William Raveis Mortgage Recognized for Having Top Ranked Mortgage Loan Originators

 Mortgage Executive Magazine ranks Top 1% in the Nation and Top 200 Mortgage Originators in America

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March 12, 2015

William Raveis Real Estate Finishes 2014 Strong, With Gains in the Real Estate, Mortgage and Insurance Divisions

William Raveis continued to innovate in 2014, with the release of several new tools Continue reading

February 23, 2015

Current Market Conditions: December 2014

In December 2014, as compared to December 2013, Unit Sales* rose across the Northeast. Unit Sales rose 0.7% in New York**, 5.1% in Manhattan, 21.8% in Brooklyn, 1.9% in Vermont, 0.7% in New Hampshire and 8.7% in Maine. Average Sales Price was also on the rise, with prices rising 0.3% in Connecticut, 5.6% in Massachusetts and 5.6% in Rhode Island.

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January 26, 2015

William Raveis Mortgage Executive Among the Nation’s 100 Most Influential

Ryan Raveis recognized by Mortgage Executive Magazine

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January 15, 2015

Making the Decision to Upsize

How do you determine whether it’s a good idea to upsize your home? It might seem like a question with an obvious answer, but sometimes people decide to upsize for the wrong reasons, ending up with “too much house” or unnecessary debt.

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October 31, 2014

Condos vs. Co-ops

Buying a home in New York City is a complex process—however, if you work with the right real estate broker, they’ll be able to walk you through each step. One of the main points to understand for real estate in New York City is the difference between a cooperative and a condominium. They are two completely different types of homes with unique purchase processes.

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July 16, 2014

Frank Kolb Promoted to Regional Manager for William Raveis Mortgage, LLC in Connecticut

Kolb has been a consistent top producer for the company’s mortgage division

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July 11, 2014

Recent Study Shows William Raveis Mortgage’s Rates Are Lower

According to Mortgage Returns, a data aggregator of over 300 financial institutions, William Raveis Mortgage, LLC, offered its customers the lowest interest rates amongst its competition for five predominant mortgage products, including: the 30 year fixed rate, 30 year fixed rate jumbo, 15 year fixed rate, 5 year ARM and 7 year ARM.

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June 9, 2014

5 Tips for Buying this Spring

This post is a follow-up to last week’s “5 Tips for Selling this Spring.”

The spring market is in full-swing, which means good things for buyers and sellers alike. If you’re planning to buy this season, there are some tips you can utilize to make the most of your home buying process.

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May 19, 2014