Divorce Mortgage Planning Defined

Divorce Mortgage Planning Defined Many times in a divorce, we are more focused on curing the problem at hand, i.e., distributing real property and assets, that we forget there is life after divorce. The biggest challenge is the lack of knowledge, understanding, and...

Can Trigger Leads Be Harmful For Divorcing Homeowners?

Can Trigger Leads Be Harmful For Divorcing Homeowners? A trigger lead is a marketing product created by national credit bureaus. For example, once a homeowner applies for a new mortgage loan, information about the loan application is sold by Experian, TransUnion, and...

Can I assume the existing mortgage?

Can I assume the existing mortgage? Can one spouse assume the mortgage releasing the ex-spouse from future liability? With rising mortgage interest rates, many divorcing homeowners ask, “Can I assume the existing mortgage?” By assuming the existing mortgage, they hope...

What does it take to be a game changer?

Everybody wants to be a game changer, but few know how to do so. An appropriately diverse divorce team has a range of team players, including the attorney, financial planner, accountant, appraiser, mediator, and divorce mortgage planner. Every team member has a...

An Equity Buy-Out is Not a Mortgage Loan!

An Equity Buy-Out is Not a Mortgage Loan! There is a lot of confusion and misunderstanding about equity buy-outs during a divorce. Is it a mortgage or is it a process? An equity buy-out is a process of acquiring the equity ownership of an existing legal owner of real...