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Buying A Home With Past Credit Problems

Posted 01 February 2012 | By | Categories: Home Buying and Selling, Mortgage Information | Comments Off

Buying a home can be both exciting and stressful but, for those with past credit problems, the process may also seem intimidating. The good news is that many lenders have adapted to the idea that many hopeful homeowners simply need … Continue reading

12 Reasons Why I Should Consider Listing & Selling My Home During the Holidays!!!

12 Reasons Why I Should Consider Listing & Selling My Home During the Holidays!!!

Posted 07 December 2011 | By | Categories: All Things St. Louis, Hermann London Real Estate Group, Home Buying and Selling, Mortgage Information, St. Louis Events, St. Louis Homes For Sale | Comments Off

1. There is less competition for buyers. 2. Winter prospects are more serious buyers. 3. Your home looks and smells better during the holidays. 4. One of the highest percentages of “Listings SOLD” to “Listings TAKEN” occurs during this time … Continue reading

Impressing Your Buyers, On a Budget

Impressing Your Buyers, On a Budget

Posted 01 December 2011 | By | Categories: All Things St. Louis, Careers in Real Estate, clients, Customer Service, Hermann London Real Estate Group, Home Buying and Selling, Mortgage Information, St. Louis Events, St. Louis Homes For Sale, Tips and Real Estate FAQ's | Comments Off

So you want to sell your house, but you want to save some money too? That’s not a problem. If you want to stick to a budget when updating your home for any potential buyers, pick from the range you … Continue reading

Down Payment Assistance Opportunities in Saint Louis County

Down Payment Assistance Opportunities in Saint Louis County

Posted 18 August 2011 | By | Categories: All Things St. Louis, Hermann London Real Estate Group, Home Buying and Selling, Investing, Renting and Commercial Real Estate, Mortgage Information, Real Estate Market News, Short Sales, Foreclosures and REO's, Tips and Real Estate FAQ's | Comments Off

Interested in buying a home, but worried about funds for down payment? Or worried about moving in and having to come up with major cash for repairs in coming years? Are you looking for a deal? A foreclosure that you … Continue reading

Down Payment Assistance for Home Purchases in City of St Louis and Beyond

Down Payment Assistance for Home Purchases in City of St Louis and Beyond

Posted 14 July 2011 | By | Categories: Customer Service, Hermann London Real Estate Group, Home Buying and Selling, Mortgage Information, Real Estate Market News, St. Louis Homes For Sale | Comments Off

H.O.P.E Mortgage (Home Ownership Program and Education) is a product offered by Citizens National Bank to help potential home owners who may not qualify for a home loan because of limited or no credit history. The product assists first time … Continue reading

Foreclosures and Short Sales for the week of 5-20-11

Foreclosures and Short Sales for the week of 5-20-11

Posted 20 May 2011 | By | Categories: All Things St. Louis, Investing, Renting and Commercial Real Estate, Mortgage Information, Short Sales, Foreclosures and REO's | Comments Off

Here at the Hermann London Group we know Saint Louis foreclosures and short sales. If you are looking to buy a foreclosed home for yourself or wanting to buy a short sale or foreclosure as an investment, you are in … Continue reading

Case Shiller 100 Year Forecast

Case Shiller 100 Year Forecast

Posted 22 April 2011 | By | Categories: All Things St. Louis, Hermann London Real Estate Group, Mortgage Information, Real Estate Market News | Comments Off

The risk of dropping home prices is still at large in the Real Estate Market. The recent release of the 2011 Case Shiller 100 Year Chart, has shown that the decreasing prices of homes in the current market is still … Continue reading

American Housing Market Transformation

American Housing Market Transformation

Posted 16 February 2011 | By | Categories: Mortgage Information | Comments Off

This year, 2011 makes three years since 2008 when private loan company, Federal National Mortgage Association (FNMA), also known as, Fannie Mae and her brother company, The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FMLMC), also known as Freddie Mac, were taken over by the government. This shift of control has created a downward spiral in the housing market. Continue reading