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Jumbo Loans Unlock Dream Homes

Financing A Worldly Paradise If price were no limit what kind of house would you buy? If you look around at your local housing markets from this point of view, it’s incredible what you can purchase with sums of money that are not that far out from the typical home loan. If you have excellent […]

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Should You Take The First Loan Your Lender Offers?

Crafting The Right Loan For You The principle here is to get prequalified with confidence but get pre-approved sparingly. The difference is that for the latter, you will have to have a hard inquiry on your credit report that adversely affects your credit score every time you do it; too many home loan inquiries could […]

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Should I Invest All Cash Or Finance My Home Purchase?

Should You Keep Ahold Of The Folded Gold? In spite of the financial stress and strains on the average consumer there is apparently a large subset of investors capable of paying cash for homes these days. You may feel that you are getting some extra security when you own your home debt free. This may be […]

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Some Places Age Better Than Others – Here’s What To Look For

Built At The Same Time And Crumbling Together When you are house hunting and you are looking for any bit of information that will indicate of a good investment opportunity take a cruise around the neighborhood you are considering and just look at the condition. Before you lay out cash for reports and guides to an area […]

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How Much Do I Pay Out Of Pocket For That Home Loan?

Mortgage Fees A Go-Go When you are buying a home and using finance, as most people do, there is a whole host of fees at closing that you will have to pay out of pocket. Which is to say, the amount of cash at closing you have to contribute. Financing Brings Flexibility To Closing Although there […]

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Prepare To Sell By Lining Up Your Support Team

Line Them Up And Knock Them Down Ever heard the expression “Get your ducks in a line”? As corny as it sounds it is a great principle to follow when you are preparing to sell a property. Whether you are making a move because of work, moving up to house a growing family, downsizing because […]

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Cloudy Days, Cloudy Titles And The Stormy Weather They Bring

What Could Possible Go Wrong In Real Estate? There is an unspoken fear in the back of the mind of every owner, seller and buyer of real estate in the U.S.A. That fear is best expressed as the good old question that catches all risks and has too often been the famous last words of […]

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Condo Owners And The Power Of Politics

Getting Involved With Your Community Association Have you ever wanted to get involved in your community and maybe even run for office locally? Well, if you live in a complex that has a homeowners association you might just be in luck! Joining the association board of directors is a great way to learn politics at the […]

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Veterans Administration Loans And What They Can Offer

Service to country is one of the most honored traditions in the United States. It is only fair that veterans who have sworn to defend our nation are given some rewards in return for the risks and sacrifices they have undertaken. That is the ethos behind the program of government backed home loans offered by […]

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Does It Pay To Hold Off And Rent For Now?

Finding Better Quality Questions For the potential first time buyer there is always the pressure of making a committed decision to buy a home or not: Would it pay to hold off on buying and rent? This has an obvious short answer: It depends on your situation and the local housing market. As a statement […]

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