19 Jul

Tips for Buying Your Dream Home in Sacramento

On Thursday, July 18, 2019, Brandon Haefele, CEO/President of Catalyst Mortgage was interviewed by KFBK News about people who say that they are leaving the state because they can’t afford to purchase real estate in California.

Brandon mentioned that Sacramento remains a great opportunity for people to buy a home in California and highlighted one common misconception that prospective buyers MUST have at least 20% of their purchase price saved for a down payment. The reality is that there are grant programs that assist with down payments. The dream of getting into the house in beautiful, sunny California can be a reality.

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13 Nov

Feeding Local Families Part 1

Brandon Haefele, CEO/President, Catalyst Mortgage and Amy Lewiskfbk are joined by special guest, Kelly Siefkin, VP, Communications & Marketing, Sacramento Food Bank & Family Services to discuss how the Catalyst Mortgage’s Feeding Local Families program will serve 1,700 meals this Thanksgiving, helping the growing need for food in Sacramento.

06 Nov

When Disaster Strikes Your Home Part 2

In part 2 of a two-part series, Brandon Haefele, CEO/President, Catalyst Mortgage – NMLS #236492, talks with Amy Lewiskfbk about programs and processes to give you relief and help you rebuild on this week’s Catalyst Report.

Part one of the series aired on October 30, 2017.

30 Oct

When Disaster Strikes Your Home Part 1

When a natural disaster strikes your home, it can create a financial nightmare. Brandon Haefele, CEO/President, Catalyst Mortgage, talks with Amy Lewiskfbk about programs and processes to give you relief and help you rebuild on this week’s Catalyst Report.

23 Oct

Flat Fee Real Estate Brokers
 

Is selling your home for a flat fee the way of the future?
Brandon Haefele, CEO/President, Catalyst Mortgage and Amy Lewiskfbk, talk about flat fee home purchases and the future they may have in real estate, in this week’s Catalyst Report.

17 Oct

Fire Affected Areas Costing Homeowners

On the morning of October 17th, 2017, on FOX40, Brandon Haefele, CEO/President of Catalyst Mortgage, discussed how the fires in Northern California are impacting mortgages in the burned areas of the state, but also in the cities surrounding the damage.

09 Oct

Deceptive Lending Practices

Fake news is bad. Fake ads by mortgage lenders pretending to be other companies are horrible.
Brandon Haefele, CEO/President, Catalyst Mortgage – NMLS #236492 and Amy Lewiskfbk, talk about the deceptive practices in the mortgage industry and how to avoid getting duped in this week’s Catalyst Report.