Posted by Brent_IL on August 10, 2003 at 16:35:08:
1 - Search for an active mortgage broker that has many different loan programs. If you post your location, someone may be able to direct you. What you don’t want is an agent that works solely for one Mortgage Company.
2 - While paying off the debt, spend time studying the information available on this site. There are several ways to use someone else’s credit or collateral to buy a house. Most often, the someone else is the seller of the house.