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Homebuying

How Do I Know What House to Buy?

So, you want to buy a house? Great! Now what? If you have already worked through the process of determining when to buy, it’s time to take...

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Homebuying

Can a Loan Fall Through After Closing?

So you made an offer on a home, it was accepted, and now, you’re ready to close. What could go wrong?

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Homebuying

How Many Times Should You See a House Before You Buy?

Some potential buyers walk into a house and know right away that it’s their future home, while some need some time to think about it....

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Finances

Common Tax Deductions for Homeowners

It’s that time of year again… TAX SEASON! Let’s be honest, no one likes doing taxes except accountants. We all want to keep as much of our...

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Homebuying

How Can I Buy a House without a Deposit?

Whether you’re paying rent, paying off student loans, or just living your life, it is hard to save enough money to make a down payment when...

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Homebuying

How Much Money Should You Have Before You Buy a House?

Saving for a down payment can be challenging, and many homeowners say it’s the hardest part of the home-buying process. When buying a house...

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Refinancing

When is Refinancing a Bad Idea?

With interest rates changing over time, refinancing your mortgage may be something you consider at some point.

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Finances

Improve Your Credit All Year

Your credit score is one of the most important aspects of your financial life, because it impacts nearly every financial move you make....

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Mortgage 101

How Long is Mortgage Processing?

The wait between submitting your mortgage application and getting a response can seem like forever. You’ve submitted all your documents and...

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Mortgage 101

What Credit Score Do I Need to Buy a House?

A credit score is a number based on a person’s credit history that indicates his creditworthiness and is used by lenders to determine if a...

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