FORT WORTH, Texas, July 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Colonial National Mortgage, a division of Colonial Savings, F.A., is holding two free home buying seminars for first-time homebuyers on Thursday, July 27, from 7 to 9 p.m. and Saturday, July 29, from 10 a.m. to noon. Both sessions will be held at 2570 West Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76102. Anyone who is interested in learning valuable information about the home buying process is encouraged to attend.
"Colonial has been committed to helping our customers achieve their dream of owning a home for more than 65 years," said Joe Chapman, VP of Retail Mortgage Production. "We understand that buying a home can seem intimidating, especially for first-time buyers. We are very excited to provide this free seminar to anyone who is interested in learning more about the home buying process so they can gain a little piece of mind about obtaining mortgage financing."
The two no-obligation seminars will feature a number of industry professionals on hand, including Chris Leito, Realtor, Northern Realty Group; Natalie Baumeister, Escrow Officer, First Western Title; Reid Mitchell, Loan Officer, Colonial, NMLS 445312; Amanda Anderson, Loan Officer, Colonial, NMLS 445314; and Jerry Payne, Colonial Banking Officer.
Attendees will have the opportunity to learn about all aspects of the home buying process, including savings tips, securing mortgage financing, what to expect from your real estate agent, homeowners insurance, property taxes, closing cost expectations, loan programs aimed to assist first-time home buyers and more. Attendees can also learn how they may be eligible for Colonial's homebuyer assistance grant of $5,000 to put toward their down payment or closing costs as well as a $750 closing cost credit with their HomeReady® loan program.
"It's been well-documented that it's a great time to buy a home in North Texas," said David Motley, Colonial President. "Colonial is committed to expanding home ownership to our friends and neighbors in the North Texas community. These seminars offer a unique opportunity for hopeful homebuyers to learn about the home buying process in a hassle-free environment that will leave them more knowledgeable and confident when they are ready to purchase their first home."
Refreshments will be provided for those who attend and they will also have the opportunity to request more information about Colonial's full suite of home loan products including conventional, FHA, condo, USDA, construction VA Loans and more.
Founded in 1952, Colonial is a national, multi-service financial institution headquartered in Fort Worth, Texas, and is one of the largest servicers of mortgage loans in the United States, with a servicing portfolio of $26 Billion. It is the parent company of Colonial National Mortgage, a leading retail mortgage lender; CU Members Mortgage, which provides mortgage services to more than 1,000 credit unions nationwide; Community Bankers Mortgage, which provides mortgage origination and servicing to community banks; and Colonial Savings, a network of eight consumer/commercial banks located throughout North Central Texas. It is also affiliated with Colonial Life Insurance Company of Texas, DuBose & Associates Insurance, and Colonial Lloyds. The privately held company provides a full array of personal and business financial products and originates approximately $2.5 billion in FHA, VA, Jumbo, conventional, condo, and innovative single close construction loans annually. For additional information, please visit GoColonial.com.