Learning the Traits of a Good Real Estate Loan Borrower

When a real estate investor applies for a loan, the underwriter has to make a determination on whether that real estate loan borrower, and the property he intends to finance with a loan, is a good risk. The loan itself is an investment in the borrower as much as it is an investment in the property.

How Much Does a Credit Score Impact Loan Price and Approval?

While credit scores are important in determining borrower approval for a real estate loan and the price of the loan, credit scores are not the only criteria lenders consider. The loan application process for purchasing real estate depends on the type of property being purchased and the borrower’s goal.