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how to get approved for

The best mortgage

Without sticking a fork in your eye ™


how to get approved for
The best mortgage

Without sticking a fork in your eye ™

Eric Planckon July 23, 2018

Great resource for first time home buyers.

Elysia’s deep understanding of mortgages and the home buying process is evident in her ability to describe complex things in a simple way that everyone can understand.

Sherry A Springeron May 9, 2018

Pick up a copy of this book, you won’t regret your decision. Highly Recommended!!!

Detailed, easy to read, informative, and loaded with examples and tips. An excellent read for a first time home buyer walking into unknown terrority.

Jeff Maynardon March 2, 2018

Extremely informative

Elysia’s book has been extremely informative as I explore getting my first home. She also encourages readers to email any questions and she provides an email address in the book. I had a question, sent an email, and immediately got a response and my question was answered. I highly recommend this book.

Steph B.on January 1, 2018

For anyone who hasn’t purchased a home and maybe those who have. GET THIS!!!

All the information needed. This was super informative and basically made me feel like I had a solid basic understanding of the home buying process and took a lot of mystery out of the process. Lots of good types to prepare as well. Will recommend this book to anyone I know who wants to buy a home.

Don’t buy or lease an auto!
Don’t move assets from one bank account to another!
Don’t change jobs!
Don’t buy new furniture or major appliances for your new home!
Don’t run a credit report on yourself!
Don’t attempt to consolidate bills before speaking with your lender!
Don’t pack or ship information needed for the loan application!
With over 16 years of experience, thousands of clients, thousands of Realtor and builder transactions, and, as a licensed loan originator in 9 states and the District of Columbia, Elysia has developed a wealth of knowledge about regulations and requirements. Elysia believes that everyone interested in buying a house needs and deserves to know what’s involved in the mortgage process.

Elysia is the Author of the #1 Best Seller How To Get Approved for the Best Mortgage Without Sticking a Fork in Your Eye
Do Your Know How Much Purchasing Power You Have?

Most people have no criteria for choosing a lender, the type of loan to seek, or how much down payment is best for them.

  • Did you know that over 50% of mortgages don’t close?
  • Do you know how much home you can buy?
  • Do you know how much paperwork in involved?

In this book, Elysia shares knowledge and experience with you. Gain a greater understanding of why big corporations are willing to loan money to you, the options you have for navigating government regulations and requirements to your advantage, and how to save thousands of dollars from your first house to your next investment property.

With each chapter, Elysia guides you through the mortgage process. Topics include:

  • Choosing between different loan types
  • Understanding the difference between a Good Faith Estimate and an Itemized Fee Worksheet
  • The necessity of submitting certain documents in a particular method
  • How to enter Closing Day stress-free
  • Being confident that you secure the best mortgage for your financial future and more.

Most importantly, Elysia shows you how do to it without sticking a fork in your eye!