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In this episode of Laugh, Lend, and Eat, host Fobby Naghmi is joined by Jeff Kane and Jason Smathers to debunk some mortgage industry myths about brokers are better. Dive deep with us as we uncover the truths behind these common misconceptions and provide valuable insights for borrowers, loan officers, and anyone curious about the two different worlds of mortgages.

Key Topics Discussed:

  1. Myth: Brokers Always Get the Best Rates

    • Reality: Brokers don't always secure the best rates. We discussed the actual rates that some brokers offer and explained why the ”broker advantage” might not be as significant as you think.
  2. Myth: Switching Lenders Guarantees a Better Deal

    • Reality: Moving a denied loan to a new lender doesn't automatically improve approval chances. Learn why appealing to your current lender can often be more effective.
  3. Myth: Broker Flexibility Trumps All

    Reality: While the flexibility of switching wholesale lenders may sound appealing, consistent support and established relationships with your underwriter can offer borrowers more stability and better outcomes.

    Why Listen:
    Get firsthand experiences from industry experts, learn what matters when choosing between brokers and lenders, and gain insights that could change your perspective on the mortgage process.

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    Tune in and get the facts straight from the experts!