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Don’t Do This! More money tips for mortgage seekers

Don’t Do This! More money tips for mortgage seekers

Last week we offered up five first-time homebuyer tips on how to spruce up your credit and finances before applying for a mortgage. Here are four more suggestions to get acquainted with before you start house hunting!


Don’t switch jobs.

How much money you make is a significant factor in getting pre-approved for a home loan, but surprisingly, it’s not the most critical part of your home loan application. For a lender to hedge their bet that you’ll be a good candidate to make on-time, monthly payments, a mortgage underwriter carefully reviews the stability of your income and the likelihood that it will remain healthy and consistent. 

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