Chris Doering Mortgage Supports Bikers on Parade Event

The Chris Doering Mortgage team is proud to once again sponsor the Bikers on Parade event taking place in Gainesville, FL on November 6, 2016. By raising funds through sponsorships, biker entries and donations, this event supports local veterans who have put their lives on the line for our freedom.

Does the Presidential Election Affect Mortgage Rates?

This election cycle has been one of the most turbulent in recent memory. There’s a lot of political attention from the national level all the way down to local elections. But what does this mean for mortgage rates? We’ll start by taking a look at the role of the Federal Reserve and its relationship with the president to fully understand their influence on mortgage rates.

When Is It Time to Refinance My Home Loan?

With record low interest rates inspiring confidence in the real estate market, it may be an ideal time to consider refinancing your current mortgage loan if you wish to lower your interest rate and payment, shorten the term of your loan, get cash out for home improvements or consolidate higher interest debt.

Should You Choose a Conventional Loan or an FHA Loan?

The two most popular home loan programs are the FHA loans and the conventional loan. Both can be great options for first-time homebuyers, but each offer pros and cons. At Chris Doering Mortgage, our loan experts are knowledgeable on a range of home loan programs. Here, we outline the key differences between these two home loans and the advantages and disadvantages of each.

Record Low Mortgage Rates Favor Buyers

How We Got Here When the great financial recession struck in 2008, it undoubtedly left a bad taste in the mouths of every American. Whether you were seeking a new career opportunity or looking to purchase your first home, the road to accomplishing those goals has been extremely hard for nearly every single one of us. So how did we go from a historic housing market crash to record low mortgage rates?