Finding a trustworthy and effective mortgage broker can be a daunting task, especially with the overwhelming number of options available.

Picking the wrong mortgage broker could mean getting stuck with unfavorable loan terms, missing out on vital guidance, and facing a stressful home buying journey. This can significantly impact your financial stability and long-term goals as a homeowner.

In this episode, we break down the five essential dos and don'ts for choosing the best mortgage broker. We cover everything from the crucial questions to ask, how to assess potential brokers, and the red flags to watch out for.

Tune in now to arm yourself with the knowledge you need to find the perfect mortgage broker.

Episode Highlights:
00:00 - Introduction
02:04 - Meighan's special house of the week
05:28 - DO: Reach out before you think you're ready
07:06 - DO: Request a meeting
08:08 - DO: Seek transparent communication
09:48 - DO: Be honest
13:04 - DO: Check references
15:47 - DON'T: Shop around for the cheapest interest rate
17:08 - DON'T: Lodge applications with more than one broker
18:08 - DON'T: Overlook fees
19:02 - DON'T: Neglect to ask questions
20:10 - DON'T: Fail to check for independence
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Veronica Morgan & Meighan Wells 

Veronica & Meighan are both licensed real estate agents who exclusively help buyers. Together they have nearly 40 years experience as property professionals.

Veronica is principal of Sydney based Good Deeds Property Buyers and is also co-host of The Elephant in the Room property podcast as well as Location Location Location Australia on Foxtel and author of Auction Ready: how to buy property at auction even though you're scared s#!tless!

Meighan is the multi award winning principal of Brisbane based Property Pursuit, chairperson of the REIQ Buyers Agent Chapter & a regular media commentator.

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