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Mortgage and Lending - Karen Cooper | Sr Mortgage Loan Originator ! NMLS # 223305 | First Federal Bank of Florida, Ocala, FL - NMLS 223305
Nationwide home mortgage lending, Jumbo High Balance Conventional and Government purchase loans, love to serve our Veterans, first time home buyers, buyers re-entering after a short sale or foreclosure, homeowners refinancing to obtain better interest rates|terms, FHA Streamline, VA Interest Rate Reduction, Home Affordable Refinance Program, down payment assistance, FHA 3.5% down, Fannie Mae 3% Down, Home Equity Loans and Lines of Credit, Austin Cedar Park Round Rock Georgetown Leander Texas, NMLS #223305
Having been in the mortgage industry for so long, having seen a great many changes since 1983, recent changes seem different from earlier changes in one big way. The period between 2007 and 2009 doesn’t really seem like a long period of time in the big picture, but these changes are making for so...
After we have finished exploring Sunny Valley and the ghost town of Golden Oregon with the hydraulic mining sights across the road, we head to Historic Wolf Creek Inn to have dinner. In spite of the Rogue Valley population being well over 200,000 people now, we manage to bump in to two people we ...
On this first day of November 2009, we continue our Sunday drive on this glorious day, leaving Sunny Valley, and heading north to go to Golden, Oregon. This historic town was settled by early Gold Miners, most of whom moved on to other areas for their treasure hunt. The State of Oregon is in the ...
There are so many wonderful places to visit here in Southern Oregon. Today, my family and I piled in to the car and headed North from Medford Oregon to spend some time discovering places and some ground we've passed through many times along the I-5 corridor. First stop, was the Grave Creek Covere...
  We’ve been investigating replacing our fireplace insert since before the City of Medford Oregon where we live passed an ordinance making it a requirement that fireplace inserts like the one that came with the house we bought in the East Medford Hills in 2004 need to be removed upon sale if they...
These are some great tips for homebuyers who don't want to be in the midst of escrow only to find out they won't be buying a house after all! Thanks, Chantal!These 10 Commandments home buyers must follow may seem like common sense to many. Buyers, however, can sometimes forget with all the excite...
Are you, or is anyone you know, struggling to find a way to stay in your/their home here in Southern Oregon? HOPE is arriving for struggling Southern Oregon homeowners who may have been attempting to refinance under the Home Affordable Refinance Program only to find out they needed to be under th...
Meet Ray Feckner of Ashland Oregon. Ray is the gentleman that came highly recommended to my husband and I when we called Peter McBennett, one of our favorite general contractors who installs the windows & doors for our store, to see about replacing the vinyl flooring that was damaged in a rental...

Karen Cooper

Helping Homeowners w/Home Loans in 27 US States
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Loving the challenge of a career in mortgage|real estate since 1983, keeping up with the progression of changes in this industry keeps one on their toes. What doesn't kill us makes us stronger, right? Here's to a few more decades of strength building!