Quitclaim vs. Warranty Deed

Quitclaim vs. Warranty Deed

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 The transfer of ownership in the marital home in a divorce situation happens all the time. A real estate deed is a legal instrument that passes an interest in real estate from one person to another. Understanding...
Refinancing the Marital Home in a Divorce

Refinancing the Marital Home in a Divorce

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 Refinancing the marital home in a divorce situation is typically required in order to remove one spouse from the mortgage and to pay the other spouse their share of equity in the property. The number one mortgage...
The Advantage of Temporary Orders in Divorce and Mortgage Financing

The Advantage of Temporary Orders in Divorce and Mortgage Financing

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 There are many components of income considered in mortgage financing. When income from a divorce situation also comes into play, working with a divorce mortgage professional during the divorce process rather than...
Voluntary Child Support Payments and Mortgage Financing

Voluntary Child Support Payments and Mortgage Financing

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 Qualifying for a mortgage during or after a divorce may seem cumbersome to many with the proof of receipt of income, copies of documents and more. But what if there is no divorce? What if there is no court order...
Avoiding the Due-On-Sale Clause when Transferring a Mortgage in Divorce

Avoiding the Due-On-Sale Clause when Transferring a Mortgage in Divorce

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 Although the Divorce Decree may determine who retains ownership of the marital home after the divorce is final, it is important to understand that the Deed, Decree and Debt are three entirely separate issues to...
Can You Transfer a Mortgage in a Divorce?

Can You Transfer a Mortgage in a Divorce?

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 With 70% of all divorces in the United States involving real estate, one of the first questions to arise is “Can you transfer a mortgage in a divorce?” The answer is yes and no – depending upon what type of...
Understanding the Transfer of Real Estate During Divorce

Understanding the Transfer of Real Estate During Divorce

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 Understanding the Transfer of Real Estate During Divorce The basic understanding of the various real estate deeds is a must when transferring title and ownership to real estate during a divorce situation. A real...
Common Credit Concerns Found with Divorcing Couples

Common Credit Concerns Found with Divorcing Couples

The Lindley Team at Mortgage Express  |  503.517.8641 Common Credit Concerns Found with Divorcing Couples Divorce can reek havoc on more than just emotions and families. Credit is often just viewed as an inevitable destruction zone – but it doesn’t need to be as long...