In 2023, we helped thousands of individuals and families reach their homeownership goals; find out which of our loan originators were recently recognized by leading industry publications for their achievements last year. 
May 14, 2024
Buyers in the housing market today are looking for slightly less square footage but more specific, customized features in the homes they’re thinking about purchasing.
April 30, 2024
Find out why Waterstone Mortgage’s Wisconsin-based team members named their organization a “Top Workplace” for 2024.    
April 29, 2024
Considering selling your home without a Realtor? You may want to consider the financial and time-saving advantages of working with a real estate professional during your home sale process. 
April 04, 2024
Several Waterstone Mortgage loan originators were named on the prestigious Scotsman Guide list for their accomplishments in 2023.
April 01, 2024
Mortgage bankers and mortgage brokers offer unique advantages and drawbacks for homebuyers who are exploring their mortgage options.
March 28, 2024
Congratulations on your decision to buy a house! There are a few important things to keep in mind as you start your journey to homeownership.  Choosin
February 29, 2024
Top tips for increasing your credit score.
February 16, 2024
Aside from the down payment, other fees may be due at the closing of your new home.
February 13, 2024
Considering buying a home without a Realtor? You may want to consider the financial and time-saving advantages of working with a real estate professional during your home purchase.
February 13, 2024
Margaret Carley (Sr. Product Specialist) is a skilled mortgage professional who has made a positive, meaningful impact on her teammates. Find out what makes her a worthy recipient of the Kim Newby Heart of a Champion award. 
February 01, 2024
2023 was a challenging year for the mortgage industry, but our team at Waterstone Mortgage rose to the occasion — achieving a variety of milestones, earning many industry awards, and serving hundreds of homebuyers across the nation.    
January 22, 2024
With an exceptional Net Promoter Score, Waterstone Mortgage is among the top-ranked lenders nationwide. Find out what makes us a leader in client satisfaction.  
January 05, 2024
Understanding the timeline for a home loan approval (and which factors could delay the process) can help you prepare for the homebuying experience.
December 01, 2023
Adjustable-rate mortgages, or ARMs, have an interest rate that changes over time. These loans offer a variety of benefits for many homeowners.
November 20, 2023
If you have credit cards, a mortgage, car loans, a small business loan, or a personal loan, the prime rate will influence the interest rate you pay for any of these.
October 10, 2023
If you’ve recently inherited a home, you may have questions about how to proceed with your new asset; here is some basic information to get you started. 
September 28, 2023
With most student loans resuming normal payment schedules soon, this could be an opportune time to use your home’s equity to eliminate student debt. 
July 13, 2023
Several financial factors play an important role in your ability to get pre-approved for a mortgage.  
June 20, 2023
When you apply for a mortgage, lenders consider your credit score – which is determined by these five categories. 
June 12, 2023
In her new role, Jennifer George manages all aspects of credit policy and risk management for Waterstone Mortgage; In his new position, Rico Garcia oversees the Quality Control, Title Services, Portfolio Risk Management, and Compliance teams.
April 25, 2023
Debbie is the third winner of this Waterstone Mortgage award, which is given to an employee who exhibits extraordinary commitment, sincerity, and dign
March 07, 2023
The Wealth Building Loan was designed to help eligible homebuyers build equity quickly. 
March 06, 2023
Brian has been with WMC since 2018, and was recently promoted to his role as Chief Information Officer
November 08, 2022
Led by Branch Manager Dave Shelor, the new branch includes a satellite office in nearby Blacksburg.  
November 01, 2022
Led by Regional Manager Chris Smith and Branch Manager John Utsch, the Tampa location is ready to serve the Eastern Seaboard.
October 24, 2022
There's so much to love about fall. Is your home ready for the change of season?
September 16, 2022
Review these expert tips before starting the homebuying process for the first time.
August 01, 2022
Producing Sales Manager Nicole Munnerlyn leads our new Greenwood-based office, which will also serve homebuyers in Greenville, McCormick, Anderson, an
July 12, 2022
Options such as Homeownership Assistance Funds (HAF) may provide financial relief for qualified homeowners who are struggling to pay their mortgages 
July 10, 2022