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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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Unfreezing your credit while applying for a Mortgage

Equifax leak: experts recommend freezing your credit If your personal data is no longer secure because of the recent Equifax hack, many personal finance experts recommend that you protect yourself with credit monitoring and even freezing your credit.That can prevent people

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Need a down payment? Consider a home equity line

HELOC: Most Homeowners Don’t Use Them For This A home equity line of credit (HELOC) works great for home improvement projects or to consolidate debt. But most homeowners never use them for this: to make a down payment on another home

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VA financing for Widows

Home Loan Assistance For The Surviving Military Spouse Members of the U.S. armed forces have an advantage over the non-military home buyer or homeowner. The VA home loan is exclusively for veterans and active-duty service members. This loan comes with low mortgage rates

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VA Loan: Non-Veteran Co-buyer

Joint VA Home Loan: Non-Eligible Co-Borrowers Special rules apply when co-borrowers who are not married take out a VA home loan. All co-borrowers don’t need to be VA-eligible. However, only the eligible borrower’s portion of the loan gets a VA guaranty. Entitlements are pro-rated when joint borrowers

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