Lending Expert Blog is one of the top rated mortgage blogs in the industry. The blog is authored by Amazon.com Best-Selling Author and CEO of Arcus Lending, Shashank Shekhar (NMLS 8176). Read over 200 existing blog posts or read new posts about mortgage rates, guideline updates, tips for home buying and refinancing. You can also find out about qualifying for several loan programs viz. FHA, VA, Conventional, Jumbo, Homepath, HARP, HELOC and 80/10/10 loan.