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1 November 2011
Can you still get rid of PMI despite being underwater on your mortgage? The answer may surprise you.
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29 September 2011
Last week[[sitetree_link,id=1367]] we discussed land contracts as a tool for buying or selling a home in a difficult market.Today, we'll take a look at rent-to-own agreements, which are similar, but with some important differences.
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20 September 2011
The flood of documents to be signed at closing is one of the most confusing parts of the mortgage process.A typical borrower can expect to be presented with over two dozen documents to sign at a mortgage closing.How do you know what you're signing?.
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23 August 2011
A low credit score and lack of income aren't the only things that can keep you from qualifying for a mortgage.Here are five other things that can sink you as well.
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15 June 2011
Get a better understanding of the refinance process before you start calling up lenders.
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13 June 2011
Before you decide to walk away from your mortgage, consider the real, long-term costs.
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2 June 2011
Understand title insurance before you buy your next home and save yourself money and aggravation.
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24 May 2011
For some, a Home Equity Line of Credit can be more of a liability than an asset.
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17 May 2011
High median-home prices mean that buyers will require an expensive jumbo mortgage unless they use one of these strategies.
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3 May 2011
Homeowners who were affected by last week's tornado outbreak across the South may be able to qualify for up to 12 months of suspended or reduced payments on Freddie Mac mortgages, along with other assistance as well.
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5 April 2011
All homeowners should be aware of these three tax tips well before the day that taxes are due.
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31 March 2011
Use these four tips from a professional appraiser to make your home appraise for more and increase its appeal to potential buyers.
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29 March 2011
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25 March 2011
In this economy, where many homeowners are desperate to sell their homes, short sales can be a great bargain for the well-informed homebuyer.
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9 March 2011
When thinking of purchasing a home, there are many factors to consider.First, what are the benefits of purchasing a home as opposed to renting? Second, what type of property should be considered? Third, what are the costs involved in purchasing the home?.
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9 March 2011
Finding the right horse trailer financing can seem intimidating for first time buyers.If you are in the market for a new horse trailer; you will probably need to purchase it through a financing company.
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9 March 2011
Applying for a mortgage can sometimes prove complicated.However, there are many different programs that one may be eligible for.You first need to gather information about the qualifications and guidelines for programs such as the Rural Housing Development Loan program.
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9 March 2011
A townhouse is a suitable alternative for many couples who don’t want the expense and work of a large house, but need more room than an apartment can provide.
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23 February 2011
With tax season coming up in just two months, learn exactly what the mortgage interest tax deduction is and why it benefits you.
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