Information for Buyers

January is Radon Awareness Month

Welcome to 2013! I see you made it past the Mayan Doomsday Prophecy, so the rest of the year should be a piece of cake! January is quite the celebratory month; besides being the home of New Year’s Day, January also happens to be: National Soup Month National Oatmeal Month National Hobby Month National Braille …

Prospect Mortgage Rolls Out FHA 580 – 639 Program

FHA 580-639 FICO Program We continue to lead the industry by providing world-class products and service to our clients! We are committed to extending the opportunity of homeownership through responsible lending that leads to affordable home loans. We offer an FHA program to borrowers with FICO scores between 580 and 639. This means more opportunity …

Current Mill Rates for the Greater New Haven Area

Current Mill Rates for the Greater New Haven Area Once again, we are receiving many calls and visitors to our blog inquiring about what the mill rate the town they live in, or the town they wish to move to, so we thought we’d post an update to the list of mill rates of some of the …

20+ Tips for Home Buyers

Buying a home can be confusing, to say the least. But if you follow these tips you can make your home buying experience a piece of cake! Keep Your Home Purchase on Track You’ve found your dream home. Make sure missteps don’t prevent a successful closing. Read 4 Tips to Determine How Much Mortgage You …

Insurance Tips For Homeowners

Insurance Tips For Homeowners Insurance. Nobody likes it, but everybody has at least one kind of it or another: Health insurance, life insurance, car insurance, pet insurance…and home insurance. It’s a necessary evil, and you never need it until disaster has already struck, so keeping it in top shape is an ongoing process. Here are …

Three Great CHFA Programs for First Time Home Buyers

Three Great CHFA Programs for First Time Home Buyers CHFA (the Connecticut Housing Finance Authority) has been helping first time homebuyers and low and moderate income families get affordable housing in Connecticut for over 40 years, and their mortgage rates have recently fallen below the 4% mark (currently at 3.875%, their lowest rate ever). However, …