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Benchmark and The Patriot Tour by Team Never Quit

Benchmark Mortgage is proud to announce our partnership with Team Never Quit. This year, we will be hitting the road with the 2018 Patriot Tour! Our Team is proud to have changed the way VA lending is done, and we take a “never quit” attitude with our veterans and their dreams. NO MORE will the …

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2018 Homeownership Profiles: Millennial Buyers

In 2017, Australian millionaire Tim Gurner famously attempted to blame millennial homebuyer obstacles on their inability to avoid frivolous spending on $19 avocado toast, in comments that were widely mocked throughout the internet. Many commentators are still quick to point the finger at extravagant spending to explain why homeownership among younger adults has declined compared …

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How To Avoid Roadblocks Before Closing On Your New Home

You have submitted a mortgage application, found your dream home, and put in an offer. Now what? Applying for a home loan is an ongoing process, from application to closing, that does not have to be stressful. There are several things you can do to make the process more efficient, and things not to do …

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Construction Loans: What to Expect

Building a new home offers many advantages over purchasing an existing home on the market. You are able to customize the home to your specific needs and preferences and avoid costly repairs of outdated features. New homes are often also more energy efficient and technologically equipped. Different from Traditional mortgages. Securing financing for a construction …

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Benchmark Introduces New Program to Expand Options for Medical Professionals

Benchmark has launched a new mortgage product that is customized to the unique career and financial outlook of professionals in the medical field. Last year, we launched the Medical Doctor Loan Program to better serve medical residents and doctors. Now we have further expanded our options for medical professionals to include jumbo loan amounts up …

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How to Buy in a Competitive Summer Market

The weather is heating up, and so is the summer housing market. With more buyers entering the market looking to find a new home during the summer months, competition can be fierce. Every homebuyer’s nightmare is finding their dream home, only to lose it in a multiple-offer scenario that drives the asking price up beyond …

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We’re Pulling Certificates of Eligibility: at Fort Benning’s Centennial Independence Celebration, Jun 23, 2018

We Will Be At Fort Benning’s Centennial Independence Celebration!

Will you? https://benning.armymwr.com/calendar/event/independence-celebration/2325907/25337

To help our active military and veterans be able to take the first step in building wealth for their family through home ownership, we are pulling Certificates of Eligibility on site for free!

We'll pull your Certificate of Eligibility for you!

 

In Addition, We are Excited to be Joined by:

Joe Jones
From his Instagram account at https://www.instagram.com/johnny_joey/

STAFF SERGEANT (RET.) JOEY JONES

https://theveteranshomefront.com/blog/2018/03/20/joey-jones/    –    http://johnnyjoeyjones.com/

Combat-wounded Staff Sergeant (Ret.) Johnny “Joey” Jones turned a traumatic, life-changing disability into a personal mission to improve the lives of all veterans.

USMC JAY MCMAKEN

https://theveteranshomefront.com/blog/2018/03/20/jay-mcmaken/

Jay is passionate about bringing Veterans home. After his service in the United States Marine Corps, Jay entered the mortgage industry. After realizing the power of VA loans had for service members, he made it his personal mission to debunk the myths surrounding VA loans for loan officers, realtors, mortgage professionals, and Veterans across the United States.

Welcome to Benchmark Mortgage in Columbus, GA!

Hi All! I’m Bill Clayton, Branch Manager of Benchmark Mortgage here in Columbus. I am really excited that you’re visiting our site.

Whether you are a consumer or partner, I know you want to know who you are working with.
Is this company reputable?
Are the people who work there authentic and genuinely focused on helping me with my financial needs?

In our thread of blogs, you are going to meet my amazing team. You are going to see and read about who we are. It’s our way of putting ourselves out there so our customers and partners can get to know us. In addition, we’ll cover market trends, tips on getting ready for a loan, and our full line of products.

Now, we’d like to get to know you!

  1. Come on by and visit.

  2. Call us with your questions

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Be a part of our Benchmark Mortgage team! We look forward to working with you!

Boot’n & Shoot’n 2018 Raises $1Million for Veterans

DALLAS, TX—The month of April means the first full month of Spring, wildflowers, and the arrival of what former Governor Rick Perry described as “the most patriotic day in Texas:” Boot’n & Shoot’n. Boot’n & Shoot’n is an annual event to raise money for US military veterans who risked it all. For the second year …

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Homeownership and Your 2017 Tax Return

The deadline to file your 2017 tax returns is approaching on April 17th. If you have not filed your taxes yet, you can take this opportunity to talk to your tax professional about how homeownership may impact your tax return this year. Here are a few reasons why you may want to. Mortgage Interest may …

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