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Holiday Hosting Prep

‘Tis the season for crowded kitchens! Are you having house guests for the upcoming holidays? Today at Academy Mortgage Western Slope, we wanted to share some of our favorite Holiday Hosting Prep tips. Whether you’re getting ready to show off your new house or freshening up a home you’ve just refinanced, We’ll help you sail

What Goes Into Your Credit Score

At Academy Mortgage Western Slope we know that not everyone has a perfect credit score. That’s why we offer a number of solutions for credit-challenged buyers. But, the number on your credit score can still mean the difference between the approval and denial of your mortgage loan. And, that’s not all.  It will also dictate

DIY Halloween Decor

Whether this is your first year in a new home, or you’ve just refinanced your existing Grand Junction home, it’s time to start decorating your abode for the Halloween season. If you’re a fan of all the things that go bump in the night, you’re going to LOVE these DIY Halloween decorations! From frightful front

10 Things You Can Only Experience in Grand Junction

Here at Academy Mortgage Western Slope, we love all things local. That’s why when you finance with us everything from your home loan origination to the underwriting and closing is done here in Grand Junction. Right at our 604 25 Road office or one of our affiliate branches. Today we wanted to share with you

Buying a House With Bad Credit: Can It Be Done?

Your credit score is one of the key factors in whether or not you can get approval for a home loan. But at Academy Mortgage Western Slope we know the reality is that not every Grand Junction homebuyer has a perfect credit score. If you’re wondering how you will ever achieve your dream of buying

How to Host a Top-Notch Labor Day Cookout

After weeks of scorching days here in Grand Junction, summer is finally winding down and Labor Day is fast approaching. At Academy Mortgage, there are few things we love more than a great back yard cookout. Perhaps you’ve just become a new homeowner through one of our first-time homebuyers programs. Or, maybe you’ve just refinanced