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Hiring a Real Estate Attorney
Posted on 11/17/2019
Hiring a Real Estate Attorney
Photo by Succo via PixabayWhen you need a real estate attorney, be sure to do your research. Don’t just hire an attorney because your friend or a relative sings the attorney’s praises. The referred attorney may be great in the practice area they helped your friend or relative in, but they may not have the experience needed for...
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What Is Mortgage Employment Verification and How Does It Work?
Posted on 11/10/2019
What Is Mortgage Employment Verification and How Does It Work?
Applying for a mortgage is a big step towards homeownership and financial independence. If it’s your first time buying a home, you might be curious (and a little intimidated) about all of the things that go into your mortgage application. When reviewing your application, mortgage lenders are trying to determine how risky it is to lend you money. If...
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Tips for Completing a Mortgage Application
Posted on 11/03/2019
Tips for Completing a Mortgage Application
Filling out a mortgage application may prove to be a long, exhausting process. Fortunately, we're here to help you streamline the mortgage application process so you can move one step closer to acquiring your dream house. Now, let's take a look at three tips to help you approach the mortgage application process with confidence. 1. Be Thorough A mortgage...
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Anticipate and Overcome Home Selling Hurdles
Posted on 10/27/2019
Anticipate and Overcome Home Selling Hurdles
The home selling process should be fast and profitable. Yet problems may arise that make it tough for a seller to optimize the value of his or her house and enjoy a seamless property selling experience. Lucky for you, we're here to help you plan ahead for the home selling journey and avoid potential pitfalls. Now, let's take a...
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Handy Tricks on How to Pack Your Suitcase in Thirty Minutes or Less
Posted on 10/20/2019
Handy Tricks on How to Pack Your Suitcase in Thirty Minutes or Less
Packing your suitcase have got to be the most demanding part of your prep. With work, home chores, and other daily routines, the flight you booked a month ago may be upon you in a few minutes. Say you have just thirty minutes to pack your suitcase or miss your flight for good. What do you do? For...
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Coming to Friendly Terms - Fannie Mae, Ginnie Mae, and Freddie Mac
Posted on 10/13/2019
Coming to Friendly Terms - Fannie Mae, Ginnie Mae, and Freddie Mac
Ginnie, Freddie, and Fannie are friends of the real estate mortgage and housing industry. You hear about them whenever you read very deeply about how mortgages work. But who are they? And what do they have to do with you? What’s in a name? These three entities are nicknames for mortgage agencies established by the United States Government....
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3 Benefits Of Buying A Condo
Posted on 10/07/2019
3 Benefits Of Buying A Condo
Condominiums represent a special kind of real estate. In the end, there are a lot of benefits to condo ownership. But here we’re going to talk about what we think are the top 3 benefits of buying a condo. 1 - Exterior maintenance is taken care of for you If you are one who truly dislikes mowing the yard...
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Prepare Your Home for Summer
Posted on 10/06/2019
Prepare Your Home for Summer
The summer is a much-anticipated season. It often means you get to enjoy those lovely outdoor activities you've missed like gardening or treating your friends to barbecue on chilly evenings.After the cold, you'll be happy to use plenty of warmth and sunshine. However, the weather in summer can be extreme in some locations, so you have to ensure...
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Condos & Curb Appeal
Posted on 09/29/2019
Condos & Curb Appeal
It's common knowledge that when selling a single-family home curb appeal is essential. You want buyers to be impressed by simply driving or walking by. The same is true for your condo. However, in a building full of similar or identical units that all have the same exterior style, how do you make yours stand out? There are...
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Downsizing With Your Pets
Posted on 09/22/2019
Downsizing With Your Pets
What if your move to downsize doesn't include a yard? Maybe you opted for a small balcony or patio to maximize your living area or community amenities. Whether your outdoor pet is used to a larger yard or your indoor pet is accustomed to a larger house, they'll be transitioning to the new lifestyle at home just as...
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Importance of Home Inspections
Posted on 09/08/2019
Importance of Home Inspections
When buying a home, there are so many things to check out before the big signing day. Inspecting a home should be at the top of the list. Home inspections identify problems that may not be obvious to the naked eye. Here are some important things to consider when having your new home inspected. There are different home...
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