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By William Piotrowski
(Diamond Residential Mortgage Corporation )
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Let the celebrating continue with our latest homebuyers, Brian and Lauren! After one failed contract, they found a more perfect home of their dreams and with the help of loan originator William Piotrowski were clear to close three weeks ahead of their closing date allowing them to coast worry fre...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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 "How Long Will My Chicagoland Mortgage Closing Take?"               You have found the home of your dreams ...       The documentation and underwriting requirements for your mortgage have been met.  You've finally heard the sweet words "Clear to Close" from your Lender.  The big day, Closing Day...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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There's No 'I' in Mortgage        I have a confession ...           I am a "Sportsaholic".  Anyone that knows me knows that to be true.  Especially my wife.      Name the sport.  I probably watch it or follow the outcome of its competition/games.  Football, golf, baseball, basketball, hockey, bul...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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 Friends! The weather in Chicagoland has been especially mild as of late, so this last weekend I walked the perimeter of my home to assess what home maintenance needs to be tackled as warmer Spring weather permits. Unfortunately, I discovered that one bit of maintenance just can't wait for Spring...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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       Yesterday was a big day for my 5 year old grand-daughter, Marilyn ... as she became a brown belt in Tiger Kwon's Taekwondo.        Marilyn's pictured above with Master Kwon at the New Lenox (IL) school location.  He's been great and taught her well throughout her time at the school.      I...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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  Have Credit Challenges?Don't Sell Yourself ShortMortgage Options May be Available       FACT ...      Just because you faced credit issues in the past, doesn't mean you can't obtain an Approval on a home loan today ...      I, (via, American Portfolio Mortgage Corp.) have a FHA loan option avai...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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 Are You a Hopeful Home Buyer?Did You Just File Your Taxes?         Did you just file your taxes?  Or hoping to soon?            If so, and thinking of buying an IL/Chicago-area (or Wisconsin) home in the near future, now is the perfect time to talk to me to get started with your financing.      ...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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Is 20% the Perfect Down Payment When Buying a Home?Maybe … Maybe Not      A 20% down payment is often heralded as the perfect goal for those contemplating the purchase of a home ...       And it's hard to argue that there's anything wrong with having that goal in mind when saving for an upcoming ...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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More Favorable Lending Guidelines Now Available for Borrowers      On December 21, 2015, Fannie Mae rolled out a new "more forgiving" loan program.  One that will make it easier for Borrowers to qualify for a mortgage.  That program's name is "HomeReady".       "HomeReady" is a lending program re...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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 Friend ... The winter holidays are upon us once again, as Thanksgiving ... typically the "kick-off" holiday ... is only 1 week away.   Time certainly flies ... even if turkeys can't! Life gets busy for us all around this time of year. Who can't use some tips and a helping-hand to carve-out some ...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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Change is Inevitable.The Outcome From That Change is Not                This last weekend was filled with "My Little Pony", "Shopkins", and "My Littlest Pet Shop" toys.      Our grandbaby, Marilyn, visited with us while her Mom and Dad were busy.  As usual, she had her collection of Ponies, Pets,...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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  Friend:  Witches!  Zombies!  Ghosts! Haunted Houses!    October is the time when spirits lurk at each and every corner ... October's the time for playing in fall leaves, chillin' in front of bonfires, and bundling-up with warmer jackets for football games played in crisp fall weather. October's...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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October 3rd, 2015 TRID Changes:  A Team Mentality is Vital for Success            By now, I'm sure you've heard about the BIG changes coming to home buying and mortgage financing ...                Those changes are called Tila-Respa Integrated Disclosures, or TRID for short.        They take eff...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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Mortgages: Why All Those Questions Are Important           My (almost) 4 year-old grandson, Henry, is the most inquisitive kid I've ever run across.  At times, Henry's little mind comes up with questions faster than his lips can spit 'em out ...        Henry constantly peppers me with questions w...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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Newsletter:  September 9, 2015 Friends ...The Fall season offers us cooler days and nights to enjoy our homes.  Golden hues of sunlight and colorful falling leaves. The celebration of friendship around warm outdoor fires.  Fall also provides us time to prepare our homes for the colder winter mont...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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Let's Play Some Football!   Lincoln-Way Community High School, District #2102015 Varsity Football Schedules           Nothing says Fall like football ...         And the  Lincoln-Way Community High School, District #210, serving the New Lenox,Frankfort, Mokena, and Manhattan  communities,  provid...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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2 Successful Home Buying and Mortgage Transactions NEEDS        Two themes I pound away on in my mortgage posts concern:   The need for good communication skills That clients conduct homework prior to choosing their real estate and lending professionals       Both were certainly front-and-center ...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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Homebuying & Mortgages:What Should be Learned The summer has slipped away quickly.  And schools are already back in session or will be soon ...       It makes it the perfect time to talk about the value of "learning", specifically within the financing process.  Both from the homebuyer's perspecti...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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How to ROCK the Rest of your AugustGene Mundt, Chicagoland Mortgage Lender Newsletter  Friends! Hard to believe!  We're already in the middle of August and School and Fall are just around the corner again. That means time is of the essence if you hope to tackle and complete some "end of Summer" t...

By Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi, 708.921.6331 - 40+ yrs experience
(NMLS #216987, IL Lic. 031.0006220, WI Licensed. APMC NMLS #175656)
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  Disputing Disputed Accounts      Have you reviewed your Credit Report and Credit Scores recently?  If not, I urge you to do so.  For a number of reasons.          But if you have:  I applaud you. Did you find a debt, account, or error there though? After finding it, did you contact a Creditor, ...

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