Steve Austin, VP of Mortgage Lending at Guaranteed Rate in Tampa, FL
Steve Austin, VP of Mortgage Lending at Guaranteed Rate in Tampa, FL
If you prefer hiking over staying in and watching TV, these affordable cities could be an outdoor paradise for you!
realtor.com Love the outdoors? Can't wait to get on a bike, go for a run, or board a boat? Then these metros are for you. Plus, they're affordable.
Don't let the idea of staining your deck stop you from conquering this task! It's easier than you think.
realtor.com This article gives easy instructions for staining a wood deck, as well as sealing, cleaning, and maintaining it.
The median price for homes continues to rise, while inventory continues to diminish. Get pre-approved today so you can have an edge over other buyers.
guaranteedrate.com June marks the third month in a row of existing home sales declines, while the median home price reached an all-time high marking its 76th straight month of price increases.
The future is here. Take a look inside the first 3D-printed house in America!
zillow.com What if a printer could solve the housing crisis?
As the weather heats up, so does the homebuying market! Give me a call today so you can get pre-approved and find the house of your dreams.
guaranteedrate.com The spring is arguably the most popular season for homebuying, but that doesn't mean the market dries up during the summer. In fact, there are plenty of great opportunities for prospective buyers to make a splash on their dream home.
As technology has evolved, Guaranteed Rate has evolved with it. Check out the trends and tools that have paved the way for today’s homebuying experience.
guaranteedrate.com Navigate the mortgage process on your coffee break-new capabilities simplify the journey from approval to closing.
The Guaranteed Rate Foundation has been doing amazing things for those in need. Read on to hear about the lives they have helped change.
chicagobusiness.com Guaranteed Rate CEO Victor Ciardelli believes in cutting out the middleman when it comes to charity. He's given $2.4 million to 1,027 people so far.
Vintage looks always come back in style. These 7 kitchen designs are following the same trend.
realtor.com Whether in a nod to the bold approach of the '30s or the kitschy flourishes in '60s design, modern kitchens are finding a fresh new face in the past.
Your lawn can take a beating over the summer, but with these tips you'll have your lawn looking green and lush.
realtor.com Wondering how to water a lawn? It's not nearly as simple as turning on the sprinklers and walking away! Here's what you need to do to keep your grass green.
New home construction has risen to a 10-year high despite a slight drop in the Pending Home Sales Index. Contact me today to discuss your options!
guaranteedrate.com According to the National Association of Realtors, the Pending Home Sales Index fell a meager 0.5% in May to 105.9, down from 106.4 in April, representing the fifth month of consecutive decline.
Avoid these six common mistakes during the home inspection process.
realtor.com The inspection is a key part of the home-buying process, but many inexperienced buyers don't realize what they're supposed to do (or not do).
Summer and home improvements go hand in hand. Knock out these weekend tasks so you can sit back and sip lemonade!
realtor.com With so many summer distractions, you might fear starting something you can't finish. But we have seven simple outdoor projects you can wrap up by Monday.
Deciding which loan is right for you can be tricky. Give me a call–let me break down your options!
guaranteedrate.com Researching your loan options and looking for the perfect fit? Let us help.
Your house will be the talk of the block after you swap out your lawn for a beautiful garden!
guaranteedrate.com By June Scott, Houzz In semiarid and arid regions, a well-designed, water-efficient landscape can often look more at home and more beautiful than a landscape dominated by plants whose water needs exceed what nature provides. Even in areas where rainfall is plentiful, converting all or part of a lawn...
Moving isn't easy on anyone, especially your kids. These tips will help you get them excited for the big day!
guaranteedrate.com Greek philosopher Heraclitus is credited with the undeniably true saying, "The only constant is change." Depending on your outlook and life situation, transition can range from exciting to scary. In the mind of a young person watching strangers pack and load the family's possessions into a big truck...
Between the vacations, pool days, and barbecues, it can be tough to stay organized during the summer. These tips will help you stay clutter-free!
zillow.com Between vacations, barbecues and pool parties, we can lose track of routines, projects and "stuff."
Make the seller an offer they can't ignore. A pre-approval from Guaranteed Rate lets you make a strong offer on the spot.
guaranteedrate.com Pre-approval is a game-changer. It shows sellers you mean business. You’ve done your research, you know your budget and you’re ready to plunk down some serious cash on a brand-new home.
Need motivation to start spring cleaning? Check out these 7 ways you can turn a profit.
realtor.com Before you start throwing stuff away, you should consider how you can give your clutter a second life and earn some money doing it.
There's a night-and-day difference between renting and owning. Here's 10 things only new homeowners understand.
guaranteedrate.com The few, the proud, the homeowners. Congrats on swapping the renter’s life for a beautiful home to call your own! Here are 10 things only new homeowners understand.
Attention, Millennials! Utilize these money-saving tips so you can buy your first home in no time.
guaranteedrate.com Do you find yourself asking “what should I do with my money?” If you’re a young adult looking to be a pro with your finances, this article is for you. By managing your money the right way, you’ll be on the awesome path to homeownership. Millennials, you work hard but also want your work to &...
Are you destroying your lawn? Avoid these 5 common lawn care mistakes.
realtor.com If your lawn has been looking particularly brown, patchy, or sickly, you might be to blame. Have you made any of these lawn care mistakes?
Renovating your kitchen is worth the risk. Make a plan of action and turn your kitchen into the focal point of your home!
guaranteedrate.com Is your kitchen bringing you down? Get out the blueprints and roll up your sleeves—it’s time to renovate!
Build your home from the ground up with a construction loan. Contact me today to learn more!
guaranteedrate.com Looking to build your dream home from the ground up? Guaranteed Rate’s offered construction loan program could help you make it happen!
It’s time to get your home ready for summer!
zillow.com Take care of your home's hot-weather needs now, and you'll have more time for fun in the sun.
Your house will be the talk of the block with these cost-efficient ways to turn it into a smart home.
guaranteedrate.com It’s time to bring your home into the 21st century. Implementing smart home technology will make your life easier and enhance the value of your property.
It’s tough to say no to a pizza oven!
zillow.com It only cost $15,000 to build this European-style tiny home with a custom wood-fired oven, soaking tub, his-and-hers closets and more.
That huge stack of paperwork at the closing table is a thing of the past. Sign your closing docs in advance with FlashClose!
guaranteedrate.com Close your loan in a flash. Ask your loan officer about FlashClose today!
Make an entrance! Stylish front doors can make your house pop.
realtor.com When decorating your home, it's easy to forget about the front door. Here's how to create a beautiful entry that's cohesive with your home's design.
Looking to leverage your home equity to cover renovations or other major expenses? A cash-out refinance could be your best bet!
guaranteedrate.com Refinancing your mortgage is like souping up a sport bike. The right tools and the right plan can reduce your rate and retrofit your home loan to fit your needs.
A swimming pool can turn your house into summer party central. However, there are a few drawbacks.
guaranteedrate.com What you need to know before putting in a backyard pool. As warmer weather approaches, some homeowners start having visions of a beautiful backyard oasis. A new swimming pool is an exciting lifestyle improvement, promising recreation and relaxation whenever you want them. But before you decide to br...
Belly up! Homeowners have gone beyond the bar cart and created some exceptional boozy spaces.
realtor.com A new generation of homeowners is creating at-home bars, wine cellars, and other spaces for storing and serving alcohol.
When you go green, you’re not only saving the earth. You’re also cutting your monthly expenses!
guaranteedrate.com 5 ways to make your home eco-friendly and cost efficient One goal you most likely have as a homeowner is to minimize your monthly expenses. Another goal you hopefully have as a human is to minimize your impact on the environment. Good news: you can address both by making your property a shining exam...
Buying a home in the country seems idyllic. However, you might want to consider these things when making the big move.
realtor.com Buying a home in the country can be a dream come true. But if you're not adequately prepared for rural living, it could become your own personal nightmare.
Established in 1993, First Security Mortgage Services, Inc. has been helping home buyers in the State of Florida.
Mutual of Omaha Mortgage offers VA, FHA, Conventional, Jumbo and USDA loans. Our focus is on finding you the right home loan product every time.
Core Financial can help you finance your home purchase today! If you can't qualify, we can help you get there.
I am a Loan Originator Local to the Tampa Bay Area. I was born and raised here and have 20+ years experience in the Real Estate Market.
Prestamos de vivienda y Comerciales en el area de La Florida.
Stop pretending you don't want a better credit score.
Hello, I'm Humberto Avila, and my greatest professional satisfaction comes from helping people feel confident about their home loan decisions and proud of
We are a USDA and VA Approved Lender with additional expertise with FHA and Conventional loan programs.
Real People, Real Service, Real Estate. Experience the difference with a team that cares about YOU! Very experience agents at your service: Candra Mack (813-294-1937), Blanche Davenport (813-299-9071) and Mel Cooper (813-789-8413).
A mortgage loan professional who has been in the mortgage and banking industry for over 25 years. My #1 goal is to provide a service that is 2nd to none!
Loan origination company specializing in new and refinanced home mortgage loans in Tampa Florida servicing Hillsborough, Pasco and Pinellas counties.