Kevin Nguyen

Contact Kevin

Branch Manager / Sr. Mortgage Consultant
800.815.1945 ext. 3624
916.469.3624 Direct
916.596.6656 Assistant
925.759.3376 Mobile/Text Messages
916.258.0702 Fax

Mortgage Glossary

Finance Glossary

Mortgage Terms© ML

Featured Posts

Builder Confidence In New Home Sales Stay Near All Time High

Many times real estate market experts point to the feelings of the nation's home builders as a bell-weather signalling the health of the housing sector. This month's reading indicates that home builders are feeling pretty good. The National Association of Home Builders / Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) for February changed by one point to 46 as compared to 47 for January's reading.  Over the last four months, HMI readings have stayed within a three-point range between 45 and 47, … [Read More...]

3 Stress-Free Packing Tips For Moving Into Your New Home

Moving everything in your house to your new home can be an overwhelming task. You never realize how much stuff you actually own until you try to fit it all into boxes and move it somewhere new. When you are packing up your things to relocate, here are some helpful tips to make your moving experience much easier: Start Packing In Advance You don't have to wait until the day before you move to start packing everything in your house! As soon as you find out that you are moving, you … [Read More...]

Why Buying Real Estate Can Be A Smart Financial Move

Buying Minneapolis real estate doesn't just give you a place to live; it can also be a very smart financial move. This is because owning a home can be like having a forced savings account, which you are committed to for the long term. Consistent Saving On Autopilot Sometimes saving money on our own each month is difficult. It takes a lot of discipline to maintain a consistent savings plan. However, paying your mortgage every month means that you are paying down the principal and working toward … [Read More...]

Over 70% Of US Metro Market Housing Markets Improve In February

The National Association of Homebuilders recently released its Improving Markets Index for the month of February. The report attempts to identify U.S. metropolitan areas in which the economy is improving, demonstrating "measurable and sustained growth". 259 U.S. markets are qualified as "improving" this month, a 17-market jump from the month prior and includes participants from all 50 states as well as the District of Columbia. Experts point to improving market conditions in at least one market … [Read More...]

5 Power Saving Ideas That Can Lower Your Energy Bill

How to Save Money on Energy Costs in Your Home Many communities in Illinois and around the US are seeing their energy costs increase; sometimes dramatically. Whether you are energy conscious or just trying to save money, there are many steps you can take to lower your Minneapolis home bills while helping the environment at the same time. Below are several energy-saving measures to help you save money either in your current house or future residence.  Heating and cooling Keeping your home at … [Read More...]

Clever Tips for Paying Off Your Home Mortgage Faster

Paying off the mortgage on your Chicago home faster not only means that you’ll be able to enjoy the peace of mind that comes with completely owning your property earlier, but you may also save thousands of dollars in interest payments. Below are seven clever tips to help you get your mortgage payments on the fast track. 1. Save for a large down payment Pay as large a down payment as you can reasonably afford. The more you can put down, then the less you’ll have to borrow from the … [Read More...]