Author Archives: Allison Manson

It’s Hard to Believe, but Today’s Homes are Affordable

It’s no secret, home prices have skyrocketed. In fact, according to CoreLogic’s April 2021 Home Price Index report, home prices increased 13 percent year-over-year and 2.1 percent monthly in April. Coupled with lack of inventory, today’s housing market could be quite tricky to navigate. With that in mind, we’re guessing you wouldn’t believe us if we told you houses are actually quite affordable. We agree, it sounds outlandish given the state of the current housing market, but the truth of the matter is that home prices aren’t the only thing that determine affordability. Read More

Three eMortgage Musts You Shouldn’t Miss

While CDC guidelines seem to be loosening with each passing day, for many people things still don’t feel “normal” enough to be comfortable meeting in-person. So the question is… Can you still obtain a mortgage with limited contact? Yes, at Cambria Mortgage you definitely can. Getting a mortgage virtually is a popular option, and we’re more prepared than ever to provide that service to our clients. Here are three tips to help your transaction go smoothly: Read More

Cambria Mortgage Launches the Cambria Mortgage Mobile App: a Unified Platform for Borrowers, Real Estate Agents and Mortgage Consultants

Hometown mortgage lender Cambria Mortgage is pleased to announce the launch of the Cambria Mortgage Mobile App. With the introduction of this new secure and encrypted technology, borrowers can apply for a home loan in as little as five minutes directly from their smartphone. They are able to scan and upload documents securely with their phone's camera; receive push notifications to stay on top of  the status of their loan as well as outstanding tasks; explore different loan scenarios; and easily connect with their Mortgage Consultant and Real Estate Agent. Read More

5 Hacks to House Hunt Like a Pro

Hands down, house hunting tends to be one of the most exciting parts of the home buying process. However, being unprepared can really take away from the experience. To ensure you have the best home buying adventure possible, we’ve cultivated 5 hacks that will have you house hunting like a pro. Read More

The Truth About Buying in a Seller’s Market

Anyone who has recently perused potential dream homes online can tell you, the options are slim and well… Prices are high. That leads to many questions for buyers, including if now is even the right time to buy a home. In this article, we’ll lay out what effect today’s current housing market truly has on those navigating it as a potential home buyer. Since a stop-and-go home buying journey isn’t ideal, it’s our hope we can help you get a better grasp of whether or not you should pump the brakes or hit the gas on your home buying journey. Read More

What Makes a Team Great? 10 Times Our Clients Summed it Up.

When it comes time to purchase or refinance your home loan, it’s important that your lender fully understands your unique circumstances, your financial situation and your goals for the future. This is an occurrence where you definitely don’t want to feel like you’re “just another client”. At Cambria Mortgage, clients receive personal, one-on-one assistance with a lender they can trust. Our Mortgage Consultants explain the various home mortgage programs, help you decide which loan is best suited to your needs and guide you through the entire process so you feel fully informed and able to make sound decisions. Client satisfaction means the most to us. Here are 10 examples of feedback we’ve received that proves just how much our team cares: Read More