HomeLend Mortgage Blog

We don’t expect you to know everything there is to know about buying a home. We provide you with expert service for a reason! Feel free to explore our blog to find some quick answers to all your home loan-related questions.

Building a Home

There are plenty of advantages to building a new home as opposed to buying one, but is it worth it? Let's find out.

Self-Employed Borrowers

Mortgage lenders base quite a bit on a borrower’s employment and income information to determine their ability to pay back a loan. This can make it[…]

4 Simple Workflow-Enhancing Tips

If you’re an east coast dweller like us, you’ve probably been working from home for the last six months or so. We’ll be honest –its been tough! It’s[…]

Before Forbearance, Try This

For educational purposes only; individuals should contact their loan servicer for specific program guidance.

Forbearance Period Ending - What's Next?

For educational purposes; individuals should contact their loan servicer for specific program guidance.

Understanding the Closing Disclosure

What is a Closing Disclosure?

A closing disclosure is a five-page document that contains all the finalized details regarding your loan,[…]

What’s the Benefit of a Cash Out Refinance?

With rates as low as they’ve been recently, you may have heard talk of the cash out refinance option. This can be a useful financial move, especially[…]

Can I Still Move During COVID19?

We’re entering what would be the hot time to buy a new home, but with social distancing in place, a lot of our normal life is on pause for the moment.

Closing on a Mortgage During COVID-19

You're probably wondering: can I still close on my existing mortgage during the pandemic?

The short answer is yes, it’s possible. Let’s dive into the[…]

Will I Be Getting a Stimulus Check?

The question on everyone’s lips this month is whether a stimulus check will hit their bank account in response to COVID-19. If you didn’t file tax[…]