VA Loans are amazing! They allow people who have served our country to get into a home with zero down payment, no mortgage insurance, and low interest rates.  As VA Loan experts, Creekside Mortgage, located in Vancouver, WA, has devoted itself to understanding what is needed to make a VA Loan easy to obtain.  For any loan, there is the first step, collecting documentation!

Creekside Mortgage recently closed its 4000th VA Home Loan!

A couple week’s ago we went over the Don’ts while preparing for a mortgage.  This week I want to give you some Do’s that will make preparing for a mortgage that much easier.  The main objective to preparing is to make sure everything goes smoothly when you need to be approved.  So we have put together some DO’s that you can follow in order to make it easier to get approved when the time comes.

Getting a mortgage can take time and you need to make sure you take certain things into consideration when preparing to buy a home.  There are things that could potentially hurt your chances of owning a home and we have compiled a list for you so you see what those things are.

There are many ways for an individual or a group to give back to their community.  Ranging from volunteering to donations, the opportunities available for giving back are vast.  But what if I told you about a company that not only gave back to the community, but also felt a tsunami of pride while doing so? 

Through every daily experience, through every struggle or hardship, through every success story in a person’s life, it is easy to say that each individual has a different view on how things should be ran.  For example, rules and regulations that positively effect a certain segment of people can potentially have the exact opposite effect on others.  In every circumstance or decision that must be made, there is always going to be a winning side

We did it Pacific Northwest!  For Halloween, children and adults enjoy common festivities including dressing up, office parties, and of course, trick or treating.  This is the only time of year when people can become the professionals they idolize, or the characters that heavily influence them, or a profession that they aspire to be, or just anything that is NOT THEM!  From elementary school to colleges to retirement homes, everyone celebrates

In January, 2014, Theodore and Jessica were looking to purchase a house to raise their two year old son.  They were tired of living in a small apartment, having aspirations to live in the perfect neighborhood.  Being a sports enthusiast, Theodore was looking for a house near a park so he can teach his boy how to play catch.  Jessica, a stay at home mom, was looking for a house located in a relatively small town, with stores walking distance aw

When purchasing a home, there a lot of decisions that buyers are constantly plagued with.  They would have to consider what type of loan they would want, figure out how much they qualify for, and figure out what broker and realtor to use.  However, if there is one group that benefits the most from buying homes, it is veterans.