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About Cheryl

As a successful business owner and community leader, Cheryl Braunschweiger is known and respected for getting things done with a degree of skill and enthusiasm that bring out the best in those around her - colleagues, clients and friends. The name of her business, ALMC Mortgage, reflects Cheryl's philosophy and personality. She says it stands for All Loans Must Close –a reflection of her determination to do whatever it takes to serve her clients. Cheryl has been in the mortgage lending business for 20 years. Read More About Cheryl

Mary and Ed Ask… Should we help our daughter buy a home?

Mary and Ed ask should we help our son buy a home? Continue reading

John Asks… Should I hire a Home Inspector ?

Should I hire an inspector when buying a home? Continue reading

Sarah Asks… Should I buy a fixer upper if I can’t afford the house of my dreams?

Should I buy a fixer upper if I can’t afford the house of my dreams? Continue reading

Debbie Asks… What mistakes should I avoid as a first-time homebuyer?

What mistakes should I avoid as a first-time homeowner? Continue reading

Tony Asks… How do I find the right house to buy when the good ones sell so quickly?

In some cases, buyers are engaging in bidding wars for good properties. Continue reading

Mary Asks… Is there a tax advantage to making my January mortgage payment in December?

YES, by making your January 2014 mortgage payment before this years end, you may in fact save yourself a substantial amount of money Continue reading

Robert Asks… My agent showed my wife and I a house that is known to be haunted by local legend. It’s a little freaky – any way to know for sure?

Yes. If you currently have your eye on a home and are considering purchasing it but have a sinking suspicion that it may already have an “occupant” or two, there are in fact a few things you can do. Continue reading

Cheryl Braunschweiger of ALMC Mortgage Named 2013 Five Star Mortgage Professional

Senior Loan Officer Cheryl Braunschweiger of ALMC Mortgage at NOVA Home Loans has been named as a Five Star Mortgage ProfessionalSM by 5280 Magazine and Five Star Professional. Continue reading

Henry Asks… How can I avoid my emotions when it comes to home buying and ensure that I make a sound financial investment?

Often times, it easy to get caught up in the moment as a homebuyer, especially when come across your “dream home.” This can lead to you making a decision with your heart rather than your head. It is important as … Continue reading

James Asks… Do you have a check list to help me be prepared to do my taxes?

Whether you have scheduled the appointment with the accountant or purchased the do-it-yourself tax software, you are now going to have to get organized. Following is a reference guide of all the data you might need.

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