Fannie Mae Adopts New Energy Improvement Feature for Mortgage Loans

Fannie Mae had previously dropped its Energy Efficient Mortgage feature. It has replaced the feature with a new Energy Improvement Feature. web archive . The new feature only applies to the upgrading of an existing home through a purchase or re-finance mortgage. google down The features of the … [Read more...]

Tile roof turrets: the good from the bad

Displaced tile on turret

Sometimes when walking a roof you encounter some unusual things.  For instance, while inspecting a 5600sq house with a tile roof I came across a turret installation that did not quite look right.  It appears during original construction the roofing contractor decided to install the turret without … [Read more...]