New Lending Guidelines Making It Tough on Some Condo Buyers- Condo HOAs and Owners You Can Help

A recent article in the Seattle Times, discussing buyer’s challenges with loan guideline changes, reminded me of the importance of HOA and condo buildings doing their best to stay viable and eligible for FHA, VA and Fannie Mae approvals not only for buyers in the market, but also for condo owners who might want or need to refinance. In light of stricter lending guidelines, and frankly the sheer cost of buying a condo in our very expensive Seattle condo market, there are three key things condo owners should be encouraging their HOAs to consider and stay on top off.

By |2019-08-23T18:43:13+00:00January 21st, 2016|Seattle Condo Real Estate 101, Seattle Condos|0 Comments

FHA Mortgage Insurance Reduction Should Be Announced Tomorrow

FHA Mortgage Insurance reduction to be announced. It is rumored that President Obama will announce that FHA will be reducing the annual FHA mortgage insurance premiums.

By |2019-08-23T18:43:18+00:00January 7th, 2015|Seattle Condo Real Estate News|0 Comments