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Using Land As A Mortgage Down Payment

Saving up for a new home can take many people years and to most it can seem like there is no easy answer to achieving their dream. According the U.S Census Bureau as of July 2018, just 64% of Americans currently own their home. The hurdle that stands in… read more

An easy way to boost your curb appeal? Container plants!

Whether you're buying, selling or currently living in and enjoying your home, you know it's all about curb appeal. Your home's first impression is how your slice of the American dream looks from the street, and it's a reflection of your style, taste and… read more

Vanderbilt Mortgage Reveals Company’s Commitment to Customer Experience

Berkshire Hathaway company shares their mission through home buyer and team member interviews

MARYVILLE, Tenn., June 19, 2018 – Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, has released a video that demonstrates the company’s ongoing mission to provide a world-class customer experience for home buyers across… read more

Rent vs Own: Which Is Right For You?

If you’re thinking of buying your first home, you’ve probably wrestled with the decision to rent or own your home – and for good reason. Owning a home is a big commitment. With it comes a lot of responsibility and a long term financial… read more

New ways renters are becoming homeowners

The world that millennials have grown up in is a lot different than the world the Gen Xers and Baby Boomers knew. The digital revolution, widespread use of smartphones and adoption of disruptive technologies such as ride sharing and vacation rental apps… read more

Blazing Hope Ranch Opens H.O.P.E. Haven Houses Donated by Vanderbilt Mortgage

Berkshire Hathaway company contributes to nonprofit aiding victims of human trafficking

 Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, was on hand last month as Blazing Hope Ranch, a nonprofit organization in Dayton, Tenn., that aids survivors of human trafficking, commemorated its new H.O.P.E. Haven facilities… read more

Vanderbilt Mortgage Introduces Commercial Lending Division

National manufactured home lender now offering loans for land-lease communities

Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, is launching a new Commercial Lending Division. The national home lender previously originated loans exclusively for consumer manufactured housing, but now it is expanding its… read more

Vanderbilt Mortgage Donates Homes to Blazing Hope Ranch

Berkshire Hathaway company gives to nonprofit aiding victims of human trafficking

Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, has given two modular homes to Blazing Hope Ranch, a nonprofit organization in Dayton, Tenn. that aids victims of human trafficking. Experience the interactive Multimedia News… read more

Vanderbilt Mortgage Offers Home Maintenance Tips

National manufactured home lender reveals simple home tips with new video series

MARYVILLE, Tenn., Nov. 15, 2016 – Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, knows that the most fulfilling part of homeownership happens after the mortgage process has been completed. That’s why the company has… read more

Vanderbilt Mortgage Offers Advice for Paying Mortgage Off Early

Smart tips to help pay off a loan faster

MARYVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 19, 2016 – Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, understands that buying a home is a big decision, and with it comes paying a monthly mortgage payment. To that end, Vanderbilt Mortgage wants to… read more

Budgeting Basics for First-Time Home Buyers

You wouldn’t dream of going somewhere you’ve never been before without first getting directions. So, why would you go through life without a plan to help meet your financial goals? “An ongoing household budget is essential, whether… read more

Vanderbilt Mortgage Launches Survey-Driven Customer Satisfaction Program

Manufactured home lender commits to create outstanding customer experience for homebuyers

MARYVILLE, Tenn., July 6, 2016 – Vanderbilt Mortgage and Finance, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, has implemented an internal customer satisfaction scoring system aimed at measuring the overall experience of its home loan origination… read more