When the Walls are Closing In (based on a true story). By Jen Hudson.

You know when you run across those feel good moments and you realize why you’re really doing something? Recently, I had one of those moments again, and it made my day.

A couple months ago, I had a client call me.  To protect the innocent, let’s call him Joe.  The walls were closing in on him, and he had just gotten Continue reading

New Changes to Buying & Selling. By Jen Hudson

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) is going to make changes.  First, you’re probably thinking… the what?  Continue reading

USDA Financing – Continued Resolution Passed by Congress

UPDATE – Congress has passed temporary Continued Resolution meaning that changes to USDA Rural Housing eligible areas has been delayed until mid December.

What does this mean for PrimeLending and USDA Rural Housing? Continue reading

How to Be a Savvy Loan Shopper

Be a Savvy Loan Shopper… by Jen Hudson, GRI


When buying a car, you want go out and compare the best deals available, right?  If you find a car that is a “steal,” then you know you should look a little closer at the details and ask why.  Are they offering a warranty, a dealer incentive or maybe you are trading something else in.  Would you agree that these different details could drastically impact your final sales price?

Well, the same principal applies when shopping for a home loan.  You certainly don’t want to wind up with a lemon, so learn to be a savvy shopper.  Here are some tips and common mistakes people make when shopping for a home loan. Continue reading