Home Improvement

3 Types of Renovations that Increase the Value of Your Home

October 03, 2017 / Posted by Matt Reilly

In the state the real estate market is nowadays, it is not easy to sell a house. But there are always houses to be sold, and people to buy them. You either need to be patient and wait for that one buyer to come along, or you can be proactive and try to speed up the process.

Company Announcements

Texas and Colorado, Meet Your New Lender

August 31, 2017 / Posted by Jason

Good news! Lenda recently expanded to The Lone Star State and The Centennial State -- that’s Texas and Colorado in case you’re not a state nickname expert.

Mortgage 101

5 Hacks to Boost Your Credit before Buying a Home

August 28, 2017 / Posted by Ashley Eneriz

You are finally ready to purchase a home – congrats! You know the down payment is important. Did you also know that your credit score is just as critical, and perhaps even more so? If you have an average or poor credit score you’ll probably pay more – or you might not qualify at all.

Mortgage Industry

Expensive Lending Fees Are Dying: Why Tech Will Always Get You the 'Hook Up'

August 21, 2017 / Posted by Jason

My inspiration for this story came from a recent experience buying a home that was so horrible I felt compelled to write about it. (Lenda is not yet licensed in my home state, so I had to go through an internet lender that I’m sure you’ve heard of, but will remain unnamed.)

Mortgage 101

How to Get a Home Mortgage If You’re a Small Business Owner

August 18, 2017 / Posted by Meredith Wood

Ready to buy a home but also own your own business? Applying for a mortgage always has its complications, but if you’re a small business owner, the burden could be even trickier.

Company Announcements

Lenda Partners With Notarize to Get Mortgage Paperwork Notarized Online

August 09, 2017 / Posted by Jason

A mortgage “closing” is a very exciting time because it’s the last step in the home-buying process and means you’re one step closer to moving into your new house. What isn’t so exciting, however, is the paperwork involved and having to get some of those documents notarized at closing.

In an effort to streamline this problem and get documents notarized quickly at closing, Lenda has teamed up with electronic notary service Notarize, to offer the first-ever completely digital mortgage experience from start to finish. Yup, that’s right, the days of shuffling papers to your local notary are over and you can safely and securely get your documents notarized online.

Personal Finance

Want to Use Your 401(k) for a Down Payment on a House? 5 Things to Know

August 07, 2017 / Posted by Jeanine Skowronski

Refinancing 101, Mortgage Industry

Mortgage Refinance Rates Today

November 15, 2016 / Posted by Preston

If you own a home it's a great idea to stay informed about mortgage refinance rates. It's hard to predict which way the interest rate market will move, so getting a regular upate on home refinancing rates will allow you to take advantage of money saving opportunities as they come up.

Refinancing 101, Company Announcements, FinTech

Meet The Genius Suggestion Engine Transforming Mortgage Refinance

April 05, 2016 / Posted by Thierry Godard

Mortgage 101, Refinancing 101, Saving Money, Personal Finance

Pay Off Your Mortgage Faster and Save Thousands with This Simple Financial Move

March 30, 2016 / Posted by Chris