Author Archive: Jehoshua Shapiro

Emortgages.com has been in business since 1998. We were one of the first mortgage companies in the country to take the mortgage business online. We wanted to give our customers 24/7 access to rates, application forms, and mortgage information.

We have a great group of agents and processors who are ready and willing to help our customers through the entire home mortgage process from start to finish. We understand that you have many mortgage consultant options and are prepared to earn your long term trust.

I would love to connect with you about any of your real estate finance questions. Give me a call at our office number (707) 763-6290, toll-free at (800) 619-4400 or email me at js@emortgages.com. Am looking forward to being in touch.

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Creative Storage Tips When Downsizing Your Home

Creative Storage Tips When Downsizing Your Home

September 7, 2018 |

Downsizing at any stage of life can offer multiple benefits. Less square footage may come with a smaller price tag and usually means less space to clean. However, when downsizing a home, there’s usually the question of what to do with everything. That’s when creative storage ideas become essential.

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4 Things You Should Know About Conventional Mortgage Rates

4 Things You Should Know About Conventional Mortgage Rates

September 6, 2018 |

Securing the best conventional mortgage rate possible can pose a challenge for even veteran property buyers.

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Does Private Mortgage Insurance Make Sense For You?

Does Private Mortgage Insurance Make Sense For You?

September 5, 2018 |

If you are reading this article, it’s entirely possible that you are considering buying a home. It’s also likely that you are weighing certain financial options between a sizable down payment or taking on the expense of mortgage insurance.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – September 4th, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – September 4th, 2018

September 4, 2018 |

Last week’s economic releases included readings from Case-Shiller on home prices, pending home sales and consumer sentiment. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and first-time jobless claims were also released.

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Plant Now For Spring Beauty

Plant Now For Spring Beauty

August 31, 2018 |

While the weather is still pleasant this fall, it can be a good idea to plan ahead for early spring blooms. Trim shrubbery, plant bulbs, install new edging or add whimsical garden accessories to assure that when spring rolls around you’ll have something attractive to look at. Getting creative now will boost your spirits when winter seems to last longer than it should!

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Buying A Home? Take Stock Of These Things

Buying A Home? Take Stock Of These Things

August 30, 2018 |

What are some of the most important factors that buyers take into consideration when looking for a new home? There are the obvious things like price, square footage, location and lot size. Those are the basics. Other things that are often weighed are garage size, how updated the kitchen and baths are and whether or not the basement is finished.

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Millennial Home Buyers: What You Need To Know

Millennial Home Buyers: What You Need To Know

August 29, 2018 |

In the past, you’ve likely read about how the Millennial generation is opting to rent rather than buy property. While this still holds true for many Millennials, the fact is that a growing number of this generation is making the leap into buying.

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New Home Construction Boom Expected

New Home Construction Boom Expected

August 28, 2018 |

The housing market has been trending in a positive direction and economic indicators point to new home construction going vertical.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 27th, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 27th, 2018

August 27, 2018 |

Last week’s economic readings included reports on sales of new and previously-owned homes, and weekly reports on mortgage rates and first-time jobless claims.

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4 Things To Know About Homestead Exemptions

4 Things To Know About Homestead Exemptions

August 24, 2018 |

Homeowners are well aware that peripheral costs swell over time and can put a strain on incomes. Utility bills increase, home insurance creeps up annually and taxes rise with the cost of schools and road repair.

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