1. Tips for Applying for a Mortgage

    Are you considering purchasing your first home? You will most likely need to apply for a mortgage, so here are some tips to prepare you for a mortgage application: Pay Off as much Debt as Possible First When mortgage lenders look into your finances, it benefits you to keep your debt-to-income ratio as low as possible. Any debt, including credit card debt, student loan debt, and car payments can af…Read More

  2. Why We Love Scottsdale

    With its sunshine and Old West vibe, our mortgage loan company loves Scottsdale. If you’ve never visited this wonderful destination, you might question why anyone would want to live in the harsh desert. Each day, we help people find the best mortgage rates when they are purchasing their homes in this lovely town and throughout all of Arizona. Let’s explore the reasons why people love living in…Read More

  3. Why You Can Trust Our Independent Mortgage Brokers

    After our market recession many years ago, mortgage brokers as a whole were associated with scam artists, making money off of their clients by offering them higher mortgage rates than necessary and pocketing big, fat paychecks. Our independent mortgage brokers at Scout Mortgage value integrity over financial gain, and our mortgage loan company has earned the trust of hundreds of happy homeowners. …Read More

  4. Advice for First Time House Buyers

    We understand that for first time buyers, shopping for a new home can be an exciting and overwhelming experience fraught with emotions. Today, we offer some pointers on house hunting to help ease the process: Set Your Budget If you have not prequalified for a loan, complete this process first. You must be aware of your budget, and we recommend starting out by shopping at the lower end of your budg…Read More

  5. Tips For Selling Your Home Quickly

    If you are in the market to buy a new home, you will have to sell your current home first. In order to jump start your home search, you will want to sell your home as quickly as possible. Unfortunately, some people make some costly mistakes when selling their home, which drags the process out way longer than desired. Remember that you want the home to appeal to other people who may have much diffe…Read More

  6. Secrets For Buying Your First Home

    Are you considering purchasing a home for the first time? Your first home purchase is both an extremely exciting and daunting process. For many home shoppers, buying a home can be a very emotional process. Owning a home is one of the biggest financial investments that you can make, and it’s important to make the correct choice. Whether you are investing in a condo, a townhouse, or a house, there…Read More