The Accunet Mortgage Learning Center

The Accunet Mortgage Learning Center is your ultimate guide to learning the ins and outs of the mortgage industry. Regardless of whether you're buying your first home, looking to refinance, or simply want to learn more about today's rates and loan options, Accunet's team of loan officers will provide expert advice to handle any mortgage scenario.

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Home appreciation – and the painful cost of waiting to buy

How long do you plan to stay in your home? And how might your home’s value change in that time? There’s no guarantee prices will increase, but with the market’s ups and downs, values tend to rise over time. Below is a user-friendly interactive graph to show you how even small changes can build as …

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Accunet Mortgage President Brian Wickert Featured on WTMJ 2020

Wisconsin’s largest radio station, AM620 WTMJ hosted a live 9-hour broadcast event a few weeks ago called “WTMJ 2020.” WTMJ personalities interviewed expert panelists throughout the day to discuss everything from politics to restaurants, law enforcement to real estate and interest rates. Brian Wickert, President and Chief Honesty Officer of Accunet Mortgage, participated on the …

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Check Your Neighborhood’s Recent Sales

Keeping an eye on your home investment? Wondering about prices in your dream neighborhood? Curious about the home that sold down the street? This quick look at sales trends in your zip code will help you out either way. You can see median price points, average sales prices and number of sales per month. Dig …

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The Mortgage World is Changing (and not for the better)

Certain types of mortgages are getting tougher to get, and it will likely get worse, possibly as soon as yet this year. Quick Background – The federal government bailed out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac (aka Government Sponsored Enterprises or GSEs) 11 years ago, injecting $180 billion into the companies to prevent them and the …

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How is your credit score calculated?

Understanding the makeup of your credit score is the first step toward managing and improving it. Credit scores are made up of multiple moving parts, and not all components of a FICO credit score are created equal. Here’s a quick guide to get you up-to-speed on what matters, what doesn’t and how you can start …

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