5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying My First Home

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before Buying My First Home

Everyone is sure to have a lot of questions they want answered before purchasing a house. But for those who are first-time home buyers, they might not know what questions to ask. A house is so much more than four walls and a roof over your head. It’s a dream, a place...
The Phone Call that Will Put Money in Your Pocket

The Phone Call that Will Put Money in Your Pocket

Unless you own a magical crystal ball, there’s no way to 100% predict if mortgage rates are going to increase or decrease in the future. That’s why right now is such a great time to refinance your home loan and take advantage of the low mortgage rate...
Refinancing Your Mortgage With American Bank & Trust

Refinancing Your Mortgage With American Bank & Trust

If you’re a homeowner looking to save money or take equity out of your home, refinancing could be right for you.  Refinancing a mortgage simply means paying off your existing loan and replacing it with a new loan….and the time to refinance is NOW!  This...
What You Should Know About Refinancing Your Home

What You Should Know About Refinancing Your Home

Buying a home is likely one of the largest purchases you’ll ever make. Mortgage rates have dropped recently, making it a great time for homeowners to benefit from refinancing.Refinancing a home is one way to save on monthly expenses while also saving money long term....
Frequently Asked Questions from Home Buyers

Frequently Asked Questions from Home Buyers

In most cases, a home is the biggest purchase of a person’s life. So, it’s always good to ask questions. American Bank & Trust has worked with buyers and realtors alike on the process.And we invited Kate Patrick of 605 Real Estate to share her experience and...