FHFA ANNOUNCES MAXIMUM CONFORMING LOAN LIMITS FOR 2019

FHFA ANNOUNCES MAXIMUM CONFORMING LOAN LIMITS FOR 2019 Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Baseline Limit Will Increase to $484,350 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 11/27/2018 Washington, D.C. – The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today announced the maximum conforming loan limits for mortgages to be acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in 2019. In most of Read more about FHFA ANNOUNCES MAXIMUM CONFORMING LOAN LIMITS FOR 2019[…]

WE ARE LICENSED IN MULTIPLE STATES

Did you know that Zach Larichiuta and the Lucy Lending Team of Charleston are licensed in multiple states? We are now licensed in North Carolina, George and Florida: as well as our established license and presence in South Carolina. We feel it is vital to be available to our valued clients in every capacity that Read more about WE ARE LICENSED IN MULTIPLE STATES[…]

EPMI – Enterprise Paid Mortgage Insurance

Most people are familiar with the term “Borrower Paid Mortgage Insurance”, as well as the option for “Lender Paid Mortgage Insurance”. This past July, Fannie Mae, announced the introduction of an additional mortgage insurance pilot program. The mortgage insurance option is called Enterprise-Paid Mortgage Insurance (EPMI) and allows a lender to deliver an over 80% Read more about EPMI – Enterprise Paid Mortgage Insurance[…]

CHARLESTON EVENTS IN SEPTEMBER

What an incredible summer we had! The best part of the year is approaching quickly: fall! School is back in session, football is starting, and cooler temps are on the way. September is going to be a great month. The Lowcountry Jazz Festival kicks things off at the Gaillard Center. Charleston Restaurant Week and Charleston Read more about CHARLESTON EVENTS IN SEPTEMBER[…]

CHARLESTON AREA APRIL CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Spring has sprung and the azaleas are in bloom! April starts off with a bang ushering in some of the biggest events of the year, not to be missed by locals and visitors. We have the Cooper River Bridge Run, WTA Volvo Tennis Tournament, and Flowertown Festival to name just a few. Hop in your car and Read more about CHARLESTON AREA APRIL CALENDAR OF EVENTS[…]

CHARLESTON NOVEMBER CALENDAR OF EVENTS

  It’s time to break out those boots, scarves, and hats. November is here and that means cooler weather, the Carolina Fair, and oyster roasts are coming to Charleston. Thanksgiving is also upon us and the holiday season opens with the Holiday Festival of Lights at the James Island County Park. Here are your November Read more about CHARLESTON NOVEMBER CALENDAR OF EVENTS[…]

AUGUST CALENDAR OF EVENTS IN CHARLESTON

Did you know Charleston is the last place you will see the total Solar Eclipse on Aug 21st and considered the best city to watch it in?! Events for that day include the Eclipse Baseball Game at Joe Riley Park, an all-day program at the Children’s Museum, Citadel Mall is an official NASA viewing location, Read more about AUGUST CALENDAR OF EVENTS IN CHARLESTON[…]

BUYING TIPS FOR THE SELF-EMPLOYED

Did you know more than 10% of the U.S. population identifies as self-employed, a freelancer or a solopreneur; and this isn’t even counting the gig economy. Many of these self-employed workers are entrepreneurs attributed to their tech and product innovations. While there is much praise for given to individuals who found their own businesses and Read more about BUYING TIPS FOR THE SELF-EMPLOYED[…]

JULY IN CHARLESTON: CALENDAR OF EVENTS

Do you know what July in Charleston means? That means cookouts, vacation, sun, sand, the ocean and lots of fun events in our beloved city! There’s great music coming to town this month as well. The boys of summer are at it again at Joe Riley Stadium. It’s anyone’s guess what Riverdogs owner Mike Veeck Read more about JULY IN CHARLESTON: CALENDAR OF EVENTS[…]

3RD TIMES A FAIL TO DEVELOP $1B LORELEI PROJECT OFF CHARLESTON’S UPPER PENINSULA

For the third time in a decade, a proposal to develop a prime piece of real estate on Charleston’s upper peninsula has fallen apart over access road. North American Properties had planned to transform the 160-acre Laurel Island site off Romney Street into a $1 billion upscale, mixed-use community. The plan included mixing retail with Read more about 3RD TIMES A FAIL TO DEVELOP $1B LORELEI PROJECT OFF CHARLESTON’S UPPER PENINSULA[…]