Real Estate Briefs: Workshop Spells Out the ABCs of Mortgage Shopping


A free workshop about obtaining a mortgage is offered by Richard T. Cirelli of RTC Mortgage Corporation and James Hitchcock of Raymond James Pacific Wealth Solutions Group. The event will be Saturday, Aug. 26, at 10 a.m. in the second-floor office of the Laguna Board of Realtors, 939 Glenneyre St.

Cirelli will speak about the importance of getting pre-approved before you buy, the application process, loan disclosures and documentation requirements.

Cirelli is a mortgage industry veteran with over 40 years of experience.

Hitchcock works with individuals in assisting them toward long-term financial goals.