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Here’s How Paying Off Your Mortgage Can Affect Your Credit

January 10, 2019

Apartment Therapy

Laura Brandao, a member of Association of Independent Mortgage Experts and president of American Financial Resources, explains “When you pay off your mortgage it’s likely that your credit score will not increase, but you won’t see a noteworthy drop in credit score points either unless your mortgage was your only installment debt…

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SettlementOne Approved as AFR Wholesale Partner

December 4, 2018


SettlementOne is pleased to announce that it has been approved as an AFR Wholesale AMC partner. This partnership enables AFR brokers and correspondents to utilize SettlementOne’s diverse and highly qualified nationwide appraiser panels as well as SettlementOne’s leading technology.

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AFR Pays Agent Fees for VA Loans

November 9, 2018

PR Newswire

American Financial Resources, Inc. (AFR) announces that beginning on Veterans Day it will pay any required VA agent fees for its brokers and correspondents on all AFR-related VA loan submissions. The Veterans Administration generally requires an annual fee of $100 per third party originator for each entity that sponsors their origination.

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