Mortgage Information

Complicated home mortgage process explained

The lending environment has become very complex over the last few years. You need a lender or mortgage broker who has competitive rates and can get you to your mortgage commitment and closing smoothly.

We have found that the two best things you can do to take care of yourself in getting a mortgage are...

  • use a Massachusetts based lender who is familiar with local markets and mortgage regulations and requirements
  • work with a mortgage person who is recommended to you by someone who has dealt with them


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Borrower Beware

Beware of shopping simply by the promise of enticing rates, especially on the internet. Good sources of referrals include real estate agents, real estate attorneys, and friends, family, and co-workers who have recently purchased or refinanced.


Lenders & Mortgage Brokers

Here's contact information for some lenders and mortgage brokers who we've found can deliver what they promise and tend to have good rates. We receive no financial benefit by referring them, only the assurance that you are in good hands.

Dee Reddington
Belmont Savings

Carrie Carrizosa
Leader Bank


Lou Marcus
Eastern Bank

Andrew Marquis
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