FHA/HUD Announcement -- FHA/HUD announced that they are LOWERING the Mortgage Insurance for new FHA loans beginning January 26, 2015. That, coupled with near record low interest rates, makes it a great time to Purchase a New Home or Refinance.
NMLS Consumer Access -- Verify a financial service provider -- http://www.nmlsconsumeraccess.org/
AM Inspection Services, LLC -- Aaron Flook -- http://www.inspectsmart.com
A great home inspector that services the Greater Pittsburgh area
BNI Business Network International (724) 941-0101 -- http://www.bni-westernpa.com
The world’s largest business networking organization. Call Deanna Tucci Schmitt, Excutive Director of BNI Western Pennsylvania.
Butler County Public Web Access - Deed Records, GIS Maps, and other county government information. -- http://www.co.butler.pa.us/recorder
Condominiums - The Condominiums page allows users to search for FHA-approved condominium projects by location, name, or status. -- https://entp.hud.gov/idapp/html/condlook.cfm
Cost Estimate Calculator - Estimated costs to Buyer at Settlement -- https://www.ajmmortgage.net/gfeform.cfm
Fannie Mae Loan Lookup - This tool helps you quickly determine if Fannie Mae owns your loan. If Fannie Mae does, you may be eligible for programs designed to make your mortgage more affordable. -- https://www.knowyouroptions.com/loanlookup
Fannie Mae - Single-Family Originating and Underwriting Guidelines and Selling Guide. Fannie Mae provides information, training, job aids, and more to assist in originating conventional and government loans for sale to Fannie Mae. -- https://www.fanniemae.com/singlefamily/originating-underwriting.
Federal Reserve Board Consumer Information -- http://www.federalreserve.gov/consumerinfo
The Federal Reserve Board maintains a web page with consumer information, including a section on home mortgages. The section covers topics such as finding the best mortgage and understanding ARMs.
FHA Mortgage Limits - This page allows you to look up the FHA or GSE mortgage limits for one or more areas, and list them by state, county, or Metropolitan Statistical Area. The results page will also include a Median Sale Price value for each jurisdiction. -- https://entp.hud.gov/idapp/html/hicostlook.cfm
Freddie Mac is a publicly held corporation chartered by Congress to increase the supply of funds that mortgage lenders, such as commercial banks, mortgage bankers, savings institutions and credit unions, can make available to homebuyers and multi-family investors. Use this link to quicly find out if Freddie Mac owns your loan -- https://www.freddiemac.com/corporate
Homebuyer Education by Freddie Mac -- https://www.freddiemac.com/index.cfm
Mike Blissman CPA & Co., LLC Certified Public Accounts (724) 836-5990
For top notch service for all of your accounting, payroll, and QuickBooks needs please call Michael Blissman, CPA. - www.greensburgcpa.com
Keller Williams Wexford -- http://pittsburghnorth.yourkwoffice.com
For all of your real estate needs in Northern Allegheny County and Southern Butler county.
Ligonier Valley Windows, Doors & More (724) 238-7446 -- http://local.yahoo.com/info-11896340-ligonier-valley-windows-doors-jeannette
For top notch service for all of your home improvement needs in Westmoreland County please call John Chendy, owner of Ligonier Valley Windows, Doors & More.
Mortgage Bankers Association of America Consumer Information -- http://www.homeloanlearningcenter.com
The Mortgage Bankers Association of America is the preeminent association representing the real estate finance industry. Their consumer information site contains several tools and guides to aid in purchasing or refinancing a home.
Paul Toohey, Attorney at Law (724) 547-7557 -- http://listings.allpages.com/pa-0067680175-mount-pleasant.cfm
For top notch service for your legal needs please call Attorney Paul Toohey. Paul specializes in estate, business planning, and family law.
Smith Chiropractic Clinic (412) 243-4992 -- http://smithchiro.net/index.cfm
For top notch care for all of your chiropratic / health care needs in the eastern Allegheny and western Westmoreland County areas please call Dr. Brian Smith of Smith Chiropratic.
The Solutionist -- (724) 454-3573 -- http://www.solutionist.biz
For top notch service for all of your print communications please call Dan Galbraith, owner of The Solutionist.
United States Postal Service Official Movers Guide -- www.usps.com/moversguide
What happens after you complete the purchase process? This U.S. Postal Service site provides all kinds of tools and tips to help make the moving process easier.
USDA Eligibility - This site is used to determine eligibility for certain USDA home loan programs and the USDA Satellite Grant Program. In order to be eligible for many USDA loans, household income must meet certain guidelines. Also, the home to be purchased or served must be located in an eligible rural area as defined by the USDA. -- http://eligibility.sc.egov.usda.gov/eligibility/welcomeAction.do
Westmoreland County Electronic Government Solution - Westmoreland County Public Access -- http://westmorelandweb400.us:8088/EGSPublicAccess.htm
Westmoreland County Recorder of Deeds - Westmoreland County Recorder of Deeds Public Access Web Service. -- http://www.wcdeeds.us/dts/