APM Moves Up In Rankings

We are proud to share that American Pacific Mortgage has moved up to #12 in the Scotsman Guide Top Mortgage Lender rankings, up two spaces from last year!

While we’re now licensed in 32 states, we achieved this honor while being licensed in just 26 states, whereas nearly every other top 15 Lender was licensed in all 50 states. With pending licenses in 5 more states we’re growing strong.

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Getting the loan you need when you don't meet traditional guidelines

Imagine you’re shopping for a home, you find the home of your dreams…and for whatever reason, you can’t traditionally qualify for the loan to purchase it. Sadly, for many prospective home buyers, this was the end of the road to purchase that home – but that’s no longer the case.

After the mortgage collapse of 2008, mortgage qualifications got much more stringent – and for good reason. Banks were failing, homes were over-financed, and buyers were shoehorned into homes they couldn’t afford.

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How Much Do You Know About Independence Day and the Declaration of Independence?

Independence Day is the annual holiday that celebrates the adoption of the Declaration of Independence, but did you know that the Continental Congress declared its freedom from Britain on July 2, 1776? That’s when it approved a resolution and the delegates were able to vote – unanimously – to approve. Because of the original July 2 resolution and signing date, John Adams thought that July 2 would be marked as the national holiday, but since the final document wasn’t realized until July 4th (it took two days for the Congress to agree on the edits), that is the day it is celebrated.

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Summer is here! 8 Budget Friendly Family Activities

Summer is here, the pressure from the hectic end-of-the-year school activities has passed, and the school buses have made their way to the corporation yard for the next few months. While this is a welcomed change for many over scheduled families, this can also be a time where many of us start wondering how to maximize the time we have over summer break. Keeping the kids occupied yet still having time to enjoy relaxation and recreation together can be challenging, especially if you want to do it without spending a fortune on lavish vacations!

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