Emanuel Santa-Donato

A quick guide to your Loan Estimate

The loan estimate is intended to provide a clear and concise summary of the terms and costs associated with any loan. Here’s how to read it with confidence. The Loan Estimate (LE) provides a clear and concise summary of the terms of your loan to help you understand the features, costs and risks associated...

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Erik Bernhardsson & Kristen Connor

5 reasons why loan officer commission is bulls#!t

Mortgage loan officers typically get paid 1% of the total loan amount. We explore the reasons why loan officer commission is bad for consumers. And we offer an alternative — Better Mortgage has loan officers who don’t get paid commission, ever. Loan officers are the main point of contact for borrowers throughout the mortgage application...

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