7 Money Saving Tips for New Homeowners

So you've just moved into your nice new home. You've unpacked the boxes, and are beginning to settle into your residence. Now is the perfect time to walk through a checklist of ways to save money on energy!

On Q Financial Congratulates Ten Mortgage Consultants Named Top 1% of all Mortgage Originators in America

On Q Financial, Inc. is proud to announce that ten of its Mortgage Consultants have been named to the prestigious Top 1% Mortgage Originators in America 2014 list, published annually by Mortgage Executive Magazine: Phyllis Casillas of Tempe, Arizona, NMLS #473821 Michael Chabot of Westlake Village, California, NMLS #309054 David Jaffe of Westlake Village, California, […]

FHA Reduces Annual Mortgage Insurance Premiums Beginning January 26

Mortgages for borrowers who want to take advantage of low down payment FHA loans will soon cost much less! Last week President Obama announced a 0.5% reduction in the amount borrowers pay for Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage insurance, reducing annual mortgage insurance premiums on 30-year mortgages from 1.35% to 0.85% beginning January 26. The […]

Top 5 Mortgage and Real Estate Trends and Predictions for 2015

Now that the holiday season has come to an end it’s a good time to reflect on the past year as we try to forecast what’s up ahead for the Mortgage Industry in 2015! As the housing market turns a corner into the New Year the U.S. economy is well positioned to sustain a 3% […]

On Q’s Twelve-Week Moving Checklist

You’ve bought your dream home and it’s perfect! It has curb appeal, plenty of storage, and that breakfast nook you’ve always wanted. Now you just have to move in! If you just cringed, you’re not alone. Whether it’s your first move or tenth, moving can be daunting and stressful! Organizing, packing, changing your address, cleaning […]

Weekly Market Update

Here is what was at the top of the headlines for the mortgage industry this past week.   Fannie Mae Official Details Plans on Low Down Payment Mortgages. In an interview, the chief executive of Fannie Mae, Timothy J. Mayopoulos, said that he expected Fannie’s low-down-payment mortgages to cost the borrower less than similar loans available […]