The negotiations and decision-making that are integral to selling a home can be stressful. While many aspects are mostly out of your hands, staging is one strategy that may help the process go more smoothly, and more quickly. Thankfully, arranging and decorating your home to appeal to potential buyers doesn’t have to break the bank.
Welcome to our family! MTG Family Mortgage is led by Michael Gonzales, Wichita Mortgage Specialist, and consists of family members that support various functional areas of the business. Our name means more than just the fact that our team is a family, it means our customers are family too. We work with each customer to develop a custom mortgage plan. Because we offer different loan programs, we can work with each customer to determine what loan is a best fit for their current situation and needs. Michael, head loan officer and branch manager, has been in the industry for more than 15 years. He was a recipient of Mortgage Professionals of America Young Guns Award, National Mortgage Professionals 40 to Watch and is a certified instructor for continuing education courses on various loan products to industry professionals. He’s helped more than 1,000 families achieve the dream of home ownership.
With their children out of the house, many empty nesters consider downsizing their expenses, starting with a smaller home. If they haven’t bought a home in a while, they will find that much has changed in the mortgage process, especially since the 2007 subprime mortgage crisis. Aligning your expectations with the reality of today’s mortgage process can take much of the frustration out of the experience.
Retirement is one of the milestones most looked forward to in life. Work is done and free time reigns. Maybe you’ve always wanted to travel Europe, or take up sailing, or just live closer to your children and grandchildren, but money is tighter now. For many, a Home Equity Conversion Mortgage (HECM) is a great way to increase your cash and accomplish your bucket list in your retirement years.