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Moving Process

4 Benefits of Being a Homeowner

Nov 12, 2021

Buying a home is a huge life goal for many people — and for good reason. For one, homeownership means putting down roots. You get a place that’s all your own — one that you…

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A Guide to First-Time Buyer Resources

Oct 14, 2021

Whether it’s your first time buying a home or it’s just been a while, there’s a chance you might need some help along the way.  Fortunately, if you’re a first-timer — or if you haven’t…

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How to Boost Your Homebuying Savings

Aug 24, 2021

For many people, the upfront cost of buying a home feels like the biggest hurdle, and that’s understandable. After all, having a solid down payment is important. Not only can it lower your monthly and…

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5 Things to Know About Today’s Market

Aug 13, 2021

With home prices skyrocketing, there’s been a lot of speculation lately. Are we in a bubble? Will the housing market crash? Will home values come plummeting to the ground again? Fortunately, those concerns are largely…

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5 Great Ways to Use Extra Space at Home

Jul 26, 2021

Extra rooms can quickly turn into catch-alls. You move in, and suddenly that space ends up full of holiday decorations, old school projects and the extra chair you can’t find anywhere else to place. But…

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Amortization: 4 Things You Should Know

Jun 17, 2021

If you have a mortgage (or are in the process of getting one), then you’ve probably heard the term “amortization” before. Put simply, amortization is the act of spreading your loan balance out into equal…

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Don’t Fall for These Homebuying Myths

May 25, 2021

The homebuying process is complicated — especially for first-time buyers. To make matters worse, there are a ton of misconceptions out there that can throw a homebuyer off even more. A couple of examples?You need…

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What goes into your credit score?

Mar 11, 2021

When you’re applying for a mortgage, you know that your credit score plays a big role in your approval — and it can affect your interest rate too. But do you know how your score…

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Using Gift Money Toward a Down Payment

Jan 05, 2021

Down payments can be a big hurdle when buying a home. In fact, nearly a third of first-time buyers received money from friends or relatives to source their down payment. Are you considering a similar…

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4 Scenarios for Adjustable-Rate Loans

Oct 29, 2020

A 30-year, fixed-rate home loan isn’t right for everyone. Depending on your plans, it might actually cost you more in the long run. Though they’re less common, adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) are a better fit for…

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