Author Archives: Britt Peltola

The Mortgage Process: Part 2, The Search

Now that you’ve taken your first step toward homeownership and have met with a Mortgage Consultant to better understand how much you are approved to spend on a home, it’s time to move onto the more exciting step two… SHOPPING! In this article we’ll cover how to get ready to shop for a home, beginning the home search process and some tips and tricks we have learned over the years supporting our clients. Read More

The Mortgage Process: Part 1, Where to Begin

Obtaining a mortgage can be the largest financial transaction many people will participate in throughout their entire lives. With such a big investment on the line, it is to be expected that there are multiple steps to achieve that ultimate goal of homeownership. To many the home financing process can appear daunting or scary but with the right preparation and team alongside you, the experience can be smooth and efficient. Read More

Preparing Your Home for Extreme Winter Weather

Most of the country is in the deep freeze of winter right now, and it is important to properly care for your home to make sure you and your property come through safely. Read below for some tips to make sure you are prepared when the temperatures take a dive. Read More

Thinking About Selling? Don’t Miss These Steps

If you are thinking about selling your current home, you may have been given a lot of advice about how to prepare. Things like decluttering, a fresh coat of neutral paint, deep cleaning and staging may have been thrown your way more times than you can count… But is that all you need to do? Read on for tips on other areas to ponder before adding that “For Sale” sign in the front yard. Read More

2021 Housing Forecast

What can we say about 2020 that hasn’t already been said on the late night shows, twitter and in every meme on the internet? To say the world is looking forward to 2021 is the ultimate understatement. While 2020 was a solid year in the housing market, the same cannot be said of all industries. At Cambria Mortgage we feel blessed that we were able to help our clients throughout this year and into the future. Now, on to 2021! Here’s a look at what we anticipate for the coming year: Read More

2020 in Review: Words of the Year

2020… The year of so much and so little. How is it possible that March lasted for 6 months and October, November and December were over in two weeks? If you are anything like us, the year has become a little bit of a blur; we decided to look back on how the world portrayed each month of the year using a single word. Read below for Dictionary.com’s Word of the Year and a highlight from each month of 2020. Read More