Welcome to The Steve Carter Journal
Here’s where I share what I’ve learned about home financing in my nearly 30 year’s experience and, more importantly—how you can learn to use the system and your home to build a stable financial future.
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How a Quick-to-Close Mortgage Rescued St. Augustine Homebuyer’s Dream of Amazing St. Johns River Sunsets
Here’s a story about a homebuyer’s dream of owning a riverfront home in St. Augustine nearly got away—until my team stepped in at the last minute to rescue the deal with a quick-to-close mortgage.
If you’re set on buying a home, don’t let a mortgage denial hold you back. Not all lenders offer the same programs. Find out how a second opinion could make a difference.
Should you rent or buy a home? Either way, you’re still paying a mortgage. Find out about the advantages of home ownership and why I tell people to stop paying your landlord’s mortgage.
I consider a mortgage preapproval letter one of the most valuable advantages anyone can use when shopping for a home. It may save you valuable time plus provide you bargaining powers that may save you thousands of dollars.
Find out why I’m very optimistic about the opportunities available to homeowners and buyers in 2018. I share some of the exciting possibilities I see for borrowers plus ways you can make 2018 the year of your home advantage.