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Tom Horne Jr.

Tom Horne Jr.

Sr. Loan Officer

(512) 276-4273
NMLS #936828

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Which Home Loan is Right for You?

3 of the most popular Austin home loans we provide here at Mid America Mortgage Austin are listed below. We've highlighted just a few of the key differentiators between these mortgage types that will help you understand which one may be best suited for your needs. If you'd like to learn more about all the Austin home mortgage products we offer, please click below.

Conventional Home Loans Austin

Typically a fixed rate home loan that allows the borrower to eliminate mortgage insurance once they hold >20% equity in their property.

  • Lower Rates
  • Flexible Terms
  • Fixed or Adjustable
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FHA Home Loans Austin

This home loan program allows down payments as low as 3.5% of the purchase price, although you are required to pay mortgage insurance.

  • Lower Credit Requirements
  • Smaller Down Payment
  • Competitive Rates
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VA Home Loans Austin

Reserved for those who serve our country. VA home loans offer 100% financing, low interest rates & don't require mortgage insurance.

  • 0% Down Payment
  • No Mortage Insurance
  • No Prepayment Penalties
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Calculate Your Mortgage

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*Hypothetical monthly mortgage payments reflect hypothetical Principal, Interest, Taxes, Insurance, and Home Owners Association dues amounts. These figures and rates are for educational purposes only and do not reflect an official mortgage loan offer. **This does not constitute tax advice.
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*Hypothetical monthly mortgage payments reflect hypothetical Principal, Interest, Taxes, Insurance, and Home Owners Association dues amounts. These figures and rates are for educational purposes only and do not reflect an official mortgage loan offer. **This does not constitute tax advice.
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Monthly Taxes $1421

Monthly HOA $1421

Monthly Insurance $1421

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VA Funding Fee $1421

Amount Financed $1421

*Hypothetical monthly mortgage payments reflect hypothetical Principal, Interest, Taxes, Insurance, and Home Owners Association dues amounts. These figures and rates are for educational purposes only and do not reflect an official mortgage loan offer. **This does not constitute tax advice.

What's Your Home Worth?

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Tips for Austin Homebuyers to Make a Competitive Offer

Today’s market has high buyer interest and low inventory. With so many buyers competing for a limited number of homes, it’s more important than ever to know how to submit a confident and competitive offer. Here are a few tips for this important stage in the homebuying process. Trust Your Real Estate Agent Making an […]

Renting Vs. Buying in Austin January 13, 2021

Renting Vs. Buying in Austin

With today’s low mortgage rates, there’s great opportunity for current renters to make a move into homeownership that stretches each dollar a little bit further. While the best timeline to buy a home is different for everyone, the question remains: Should I continue renting or is it time for me to buy? The answer depends […]

Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Austin Home’s Curb Appeal January 5, 2021

Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Austin Home’s Curb Appeal

A tidy, tasteful home will catch any buyer’s eye. That’s why many people put effort into fixing up—and even staging—the interior of their home before putting it on the market and hosting open houses. But did you know that an unkempt exterior could deter potential buyers from even setting foot in the door? That’s right. […]

Explaining Some Common Mortgage Programs December 26, 2020

Explaining Some Common Mortgage Programs

When you get a mortgage in , there are several options you can choose from, including FHA, VA, and USDA mortgages. The one you select will determine how big a down payment you’ll need, what credit score you should have and all the other requirements you’ll need to meet. But choosing the right mortgage product […]

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(512) 276-4273

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