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What NOT to do when applying for a mortgage

Remove Obstacles Before You Start For most people, a home is the largest investment of their lives. The majority of today’s homeowners will use mortgage financing for this investment. Fortunately, more than 75% of home purchase applications are approved and completed, according to a

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Qualifying for a mortgage with just a part-time job

Home buying with a part-time job is nothing new Lenders are easing mortgage qualification requirements by the day. Home buyers are discovering they can qualify for aggressive new programs like HomeReadyTM thanks to flexible guidelines and low mortgage rates. Accessible homeownership cannot be attributed solely

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Are Mortgage rates changing?

Nearly Guaranteed: Fed To Hike Rates On Wednesday The Fed will lift rates this week. The Federal Funds Rate is set to rise on Wednesday as the fourth Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting of the year adjourns. According to CME Group,

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Cities with the best Public Transporation

Steer clear of congestion Don’t want to waste your life away with tedious and traffic-filled commutes? Then Eugene, Oregon, is the place to be. With a mere 19-minute average morning drive-time, it’s the nation’s single-best metro for commuters. Cut back

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How tax reform may slow luxury real estate

Take your pick Looking for the life of luxury? Then you’re in luck. According to Realtor.com, the luxury real estate market isn’t as inventory-strapped as more affordable housing is. In fact, there’s actually a pretty wide selection of luxury properties

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