The postings on this site are my own and do not necessarily represent the positions, strategies or opinions of Tribe Financial Group

February 4, 2019

Are you interested in having a residential line of credit but don’t know if you would qualify because you are self-employed? A line of credit is a great tool to help manage cash flow and provide security for those unplanned expenses. There are several options available...

January 29, 2019

Has your mortgage payment got you down? Do you wish that you could lower your payment obligation? Well, this new product might be for you.

Right now, every month you make your mortgage payment, and that mortgage payment consists of an interest amount and an amount that...

August 16, 2018

As a mortgage broker, clients ask me all the time what is the best mortgage interest rate. In general, the interest rate is a reflection of the risk associated with the file. The higher the risk, the higher the interest rate and the lower the risk, the lower the intere...

April 9, 2018

Do you earn commission income? Having a hard time qualifying for the mortgage you want?

Real estate agents and insurance brokers are two common businesses that tend to be 100% commission based. Lenders consider commission income with a bit more risk than other types of...

November 21, 2017

Are you unsure if you will qualify to purchase a new property or refinance your existing property because you own your own business?

Many lenders understand the difficulties of self-employed owners. These lenders have mortgage products designed specifically for business...

November 10, 2017

You probably have heard that there are changes to the mortgage rules that take effect January 1, 2018. Though, you might be confused on how these changes impact you. The most noticeable impact will be when you want to refinance your mortgage.

Starting January 1, 2018, w...

September 26, 2017

A reverse mortgage is a unique product that has helped many people better enjoy their retirement years.

Below, the myths are separated from the facts.

Myth 5: A Home Equity Line of Credit (HELOC) is a better option.

Fact: HELOCs are a good short-term borrowing option for...

September 19, 2017

Reverse mortgages have evolved from a needs-based product to a product many financial planners recommend as an important component of a comprehensive retirement plan.

Below, the myths are separated from the facts.

Myth 1: The bank owns the home.

Fact: The homeowner always...

September 11, 2017

A reverse mortgage is an attractive product for so many people who are at least 55 years old. Traditionally, a reverse mortgage gives people the money to stay in their home and enjoy their retirement years. This is still the number one use of a reverse mortgage, but di...

August 29, 2017

A reverse mortgage is a loan secured against the value of your home, but with NO monthly payments required. You always maintain ownership and control of your home. The most common form of a reverse mortgage is that you receive a lump sum of money up front. The amount d...

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Sean Stewart

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