GUEST POST: Why Resident and Fellow Physicians Struggle With Mortgage Financing

GUEST POST: Why Resident and Fellow Physicians Struggle With Mortgage Financing

Without a doubt physicians entering residency or in training struggle the most with mortgage financing.  Residents and fellows get declined for a mortgage at a much higher rate than other clients. Most underwriting guidelines – even physician loan programs – don’t fully acknowledge and address the unique set of challenges most residents and fellows are up against.

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GUEST POST: The 9 Hottest Real Estate Markets For Residents In 2017 (Part I)

GUEST POST: The 9 Hottest Real Estate Markets For Residents In 2017 (Part I)

With low interest rates, affordable homes, and doctor loans available for qualified medical professionals, this is the perfect time for residents to enter the real estate market. This article examines the top 9 housing markets for medical professionals and gives you some ideas on where you’ll find prime real estate near your residency program. Let’s start by exploring the first 5.

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Guest Post: Doctor Loans - A Unique Perk for the Healthcare Professional

Guest Post: Doctor Loans - A Unique Perk for the Healthcare Professional

Healthcare professionals transitioning from training to practice most often find themselves with high student loan debt and minimal savings to purchase a home. In the view of a traditional mortgage lender, the high debt ratio would preclude you from qualifying for a conventional mortgage loan. However, many lenders offer special loan programs for healthcare professionals and trainees, often referred to as “Doctor Loans”.

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