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How Much Home Can I Afford?

June 6, 2018 7:13 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

  how much home can you afford? buying too much house can quickly turn your home into a liability instead of an asset. That’s why it is important to know what you can afford before you start looking for a home. general rule of thumb Keep monthly mortgage payment to 25% or less of total... Read More »


Interactive Budget Worksheet and Tips

June 5, 2018 8:45 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Use our interactive worksheet to give you an indication of your financial health when including a monthly mortgage payment and typical homeowner expenses. LH Lending Interactive Budget Worksheet and Tips This worksheet will help you to understand your total debt-to-income (DTI) ratio, which compares your earnings against monthly expense obligations. Mortgage lenders consider DTI ratio... Read More »


Tips for First Time Homebuyers

June 5, 2018 8:34 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

12 Tips for First Time Homebuyers 1. Start saving for your down payment as early as possible Even though there are many options that allow as low as a 5% down payment, it is significantly better to have more money up front than less. Be sure to know how much home you can afford before... Read More »


LH Lending’s Amanda Blakeney Ranked on Best Mortgage Lenders 2018

April 17, 2018 7:38 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Ask a Lender releases rankings of mortgage brokers and loan officers by city and state. Baton Rouge, LA – April 13, 2018 – LH Lending LLC congratulates Amanda Blakeney for ranking #8 in Baton Rouge and #13 in Louisiana on Ask a Lender’s Best Mortgage Lenders 2018! Ask a Lender, a unique platform that connects people with mortgage brokers and lenders directly, released its first-ever rankings of... Read More »