Posts Tagged ‘first-time buyer’

Five Reasons to Get Pre-approved

By Sally Mohr Although pre-approval doesn’t automatically mean you will qualify for a particular loan for a house you find, there are many benefits to being pre-approved. You’ll know how much you can afford. Due to increased restrictions on the mortgage industry as well as fluctuating interest rates, what you could borrow five months ago…

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Financing Comes First

BEFORE YOU SHOP FOR HOMES, DEAL WITH THE FINANCING As the events of the last few years in the real estate industry show, people forget about the tremendous financial responsibility of purchasing a home at their peril. Here are a few tips for dealing with the dollar signs so that you can take down that…

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