Feeling ‘Priced Out’ of Your Local Market? Here’s How You Can Still Buy a Great New Home

Topics: Home Buyer Tips

If you’re trying to buy a new home, few things are more frustrating than a hot real estate market. When home prices are climbing fast it can feel like you’ll never be able to save enough for your down payment. In today’s post we’ll share a few ways that you can get in – even if you’re feeling priced out.

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Did You Know: 3 Reasons Why Mortgage Pre-approval Should Be Your Very First Step

Topics: Home Mortgage Tips

There are so many details involved in the mortgage process that you may not be aware of what pre-approval is if you’ve just entered the market. However, pre-approval assesses your ability to make monthly mortgage payments and can be an important first step in the home-buying process. If you’re currently contemplating a home purchase, here’s why you may want to consider pre-approval first.

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If Your Home Is Destroyed in a Natural Disaster, What Happens to Your Mortgage?

Topics: Home Mortgage Tips

When you’ve been in your home for a while and have established a certain amount of equity, it can be a good feeling to know that you have an investment you can count on. However, with changing weather patterns you may be afraid of a natural disaster striking and what it could mean for your financial well-being.

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Real Estate Investment: Three Telltale Signs You’re Not Cut Out to Be a Landlord

Topics: Home Buyer Tips

The idea of purchasing a property and having renters can be an exciting business venture that offers lucrative financial rewards. However, there’s a lot involved in being a successful landlord and it’s important to be aware of what’s required before making the commitment. Whether you’re investing in one rental property or five, here are some questions you should ask yourself before getting involved.

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Celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day with Kids

Topics: Lifestyle

Back in your younger days you may have celebrated St. Patrick’s Day with an all-day drinking fest and claiming to be Irish for a day. But as you get older and start having kids, how can you celebrate this fun holiday with them? We found some family-friendly ways to celebrate with your kids that everyone […]

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