Jamie Goulas

Loan Officer Primary Residential Mortgage

June 19 2018

Connecticut Housing Finance Authority

Chelsea Groton Bank is an approved CHFA lender. Give me a call to see how you qualify.

Current CHFA rate update:
June 19, 2018

October 26 2018

Don't be spooked away from buying a house, know the facts!

I'm here to help, let's schedule a time to talk!

October 24 2018

Still Think You Need 15-20% Down to Buy a Home? Think Again!

We offer loans with NO down payment required. We also offer programs that provide grants and loans to make homeownership more attainable.

If you have questions about your ability to buy in...  

October 23 2018

Community Heroes Homeownership Program (1% down payment!)

Individuals and families who have at least one loan applicant employed as a full-time EMT, firefighter, paramedic, police officer or teacher (K-12) may be eligible to purchase a home with only...  

October 16 2018

A $133 million fund has been set up by the state to help homeowners with failing foundations.

On Nov. 15, applications will begin being accepted from homeowners seeking state funds to replace their failing foundations. This money should help 700...  

October 15 2018

I am a statistics geek and these I had to share!

According to the National Association of Realtors, currently, real estate purchases by single woman are nearly triple that of single men. The average age of single woman homebuyers is 35!

I love to help...  

October 12 2018

Buying a Home? Do You Know the Lingo?

The best way to ensure that your home-buying process is a confident one is to find a real estate professional who not only puts your family’s needs first, but will guide you through every aspect of the...  

October 11 2018

CHFA Tip of the Week: Targeted Areas

CHFA has designated "Targeted Areas" in Connecticut.  These are areas of the State that would benefit from increased homeownership.  

The benefits to buying in a Targeted Area:

•The interest rate on the mortgage...  

October 10 2018

New Home Sales Up 12.7% From Last Year

According to the latest New Residential Sales Report from the Census Bureau, new construction sales in August were up 3.5% from July and 12.7% from last year! This marks the second consecutive month with...  

October 3 2018

Rates, Rates, Rates..

When it comes to today’s real estate market, the top two factors to consider are what’s happening with interest rates & inventory.

I'm going to talk interest rates. Mortgage interest rates have been on the rise and are now over...  

October 2 2018

Mortgage Interest Rates are Still Going Up… Should You Wait to Buy?

Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased by close to a quarter of a percent over the last several weeks. Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers...