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Kara Johnson

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Kara is a novelist, poet and large-scale sculptor in addition to being a contributing writer for MortgageLoan.com. She lives with her family in Rye, New York and is a graduate of Hampshire College.

New York and Florida Show Increased Mortgage Activity
Mortgage

New York and Florida Show Increased Mortgage Activity

According to new consumer activity collected by MortgageLoan.com between October 15 and November 15 2010, the New York City metro area and cities in Florida are seeing overall increases in mortgage and refinance requests. Requests in Boston, Texas, and the Southwest are mixed.

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 11 years ago | 3 minutes read time
6 Tips for New Home Buyers
Home Purchase

6 Tips for New Home Buyers

Buying a brand-new home can be a wonderful thing. You get a home built to your specifications, with a modern design and features, and the expectation of minimal repairs and maintenance for the foreseeable future. New homes are also more energy efficient and, let's face it, they simply look great.

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 7 years ago | 6 minutes read time