Home Buyer Tips

The Home Inspection Process for Home Buyers & Home Sellers
on July 18, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Seller Tips, Homebuyer Tips, Mortagage Tips, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

The Home Inspection Process for Home Buyers & Home Sellers

Once you have found that perfect home with the right price and every little feature you were hoping for, it’s important to keep in mind that the home has been presented in a way that accentuates its highlights and shadows any flaws. For this reason, it is crucial that you get a home inspection before completing a purchase.

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4 Tips To Lower Homeowners Insurance Costs
on June 11, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Homebuyer Tips, Money Saving Tips, Mortgage Tips, Real Estate, Real Estate Tips

4 Tips To Lower Homeowners Insurance Costs

With the prices for everything skyrocketing these days, every penny counts. This includes your homeowner’s insurance costs.

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Understanding How Your Credit Score Impacts Your Home Buying Experience
on June 10, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Homebuyer Tips, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

Understanding How Your Credit Score Impacts Your Home Buying Experience

Understanding your credit score and how it impacts your home ownership prospects your credit score is an important part of your financial profile. It has a direct impact on your ability to take out loans.

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Put Down A Large Down Payment Or Keep It With Your Savings?
on May 7, 2014 at 12:45 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Money Saving Tips, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

Put Down A Large Down Payment Or Keep It With Your Savings?

Putting down the largest sum of money at your disposal might seem like the best way to go when it comes to your mortgage down payment.

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The Difference Between Mortgage Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approval?
on February 19, 2014 at 2:00 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Homebuyer Tips, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

The Difference Between Mortgage Pre-Qualified and Pre-Approval?

When you are purchasing a home, your broker may recommend you obtain a mortgage pre-approval before you find the home of your dreams.

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Considering Buying A Fixer-Upper? Ask These Questions First!
on February 14, 2014 at 2:02 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Homebuyer Tips, Inside the Home, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

Considering Buying A Fixer-Upper? Ask These Questions First!

In your imagination it seems like a great idea – you purchase an older run-down property and you have the chance to fix it up and turn it into the home of your dreams.

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3 Credit Considerations Before You Apply For A Home Loan
on February 11, 2014 at 2:02 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Homebuyer Tips, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

3 Credit Considerations Before You Apply For A Home Loan

Before applying for a mortgage, borrowers need to build a plan for how they are going to manage their credit both going into the process and as they go through it.

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Is An Adjustable Rate Mortgage Right For You?
on January 16, 2014 at 2:01 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

Is An Adjustable Rate Mortgage Right For You?

When you are in the market for a new home, you may be faced with numerous options for financing your home. One of the choices you will have to make is whether to apply for a fixed or adjustable rate mortgage.

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Deciding How Much Down Payment Is Right For You
on January 8, 2014 at 2:07 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Home Mortgage Tips, Mortgage Tips

Deciding How Much Down Payment Is Right For You

One of the challenges you will face when deciding how much money to put down on your new home is whether to put down a larger down payment or to take a bit of money from your down payment and use it to pay “discount points” to lower your interest rate.

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Pitfalls And Warning Signs Of Making A Down Payment
on December 26, 2013 at 2:02 pm / in Home Buyer Tips, Mortgage Tips

Pitfalls And Warning Signs Of Making A Down Payment

When you already have a home, you may be interested in determining if a refinance is a good option. You will not have to worry about restrictions on down payments or some of the problems that can occur with a down payment.

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