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5 Factors To Think About When Refinancing

Mortgage rates are now the lowest level we’ve seen in the last 17 months ago. If you can save money by refinancing your mortgage or have been putting it off, […]...

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Are You Sure Renting Still Makes Sense?

07Dec2014

Many millions of consumers who either previously owned a home or have never owned a home before¬† are all too familiar with the financial drain renting poses. Here’s four renting […]...

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Quirky Mortgage Borrowers Are Still Getting Loans

Had a previous bad credit event? Don’t have two years in the same field? Income not three times your proposed payment? Fear not, when your financial picture doesn’t fit the […]...

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How To Buy A Home Without 20% Down And No Mortgage Insurance

The days of needing 20% down to buy a home are long gone. To compensate, lenders charge private mortgage insurance as means to offset risk, driving up would-be borrowers’ mortgage […]...

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Why Hiding Income From Your Lender Is A Bad Idea

16Nov2014
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Applying for a home loan? Omitting, hiding, manipulating or not showing income, may be a gray area with your mortgage company. What to know… When you apply for a home […]...

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Pre-approved and House Hunting? How Maternity Leave Factors Into The Mix

Looking to buy a home with a munchkin on the way? The details of your temporary leave may impact your ability to perform when you identify a home. Here’s what […]...

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The Biggest Mortgage Size You Can Get These Days

Buying or refinancing a home in a high cost market?¬† With so many attractive interest rates advertised and loan programs available in the lending environment today deciphering what interest rate […]...

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5 Income Sources You Can’t Count Against A Mortgage

It is not by happenstance, that lenders place high importance on income, but rather microscopic compliance regulations imposed on them by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Have one or […]...