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Refinancing

Are You Being Squeezed Out of the Market?

Inventory is low. Housing demand is high. It's a textbook example of a seller's market. But, when you add rising interest rates and home...

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Homebuying, Refinancing

Ways to Deal with Rising Interest Rates and Housing Costs

Are you in the market for a new house but are worried about the sharply rising interest rates and expensive homes? You're not alone. 

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Refinancing

Can I Get a Cash-Out Refinance to Pay Off Debt?

Is debt holding you back from achieving your financial goals? You’re not alone. Many Americans struggle with saving for the future while...

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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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Refinancing

Renovation Refinance: Loan Explained

Does your home need some TLC? Maybe it’s time to add a new master suite or upgrade the kitchen? If these or any other construction projects...

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Refinancing

Cash-Out Refinance vs. Home Equity Loan

Home equity has soared over the past year. According to the National Association of Realtors, the median home price in America increased...

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Refinancing

Can I Refinance My Mortgage Without Closing Costs?

Can you refinance without paying the closing costs out of pocket? Maybe. It depends on how much equity you’ve built and which loan programs...

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Refinancing

How Much Can I Borrow for Home Improvements?

Borrowing money for home repairs is more common than you may think. Many homeowners want to take on a home improvement project but put it...

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Refinancing

Home Equity Loan vs. Reverse Mortgage

Over the course of homeownership, money may get tight. People lose jobs, seniors live on a fixed income, and of course, we’ve seen how...

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Refinancing

What Type of Loan Is Best For Home Improvements?

Are you planning a major home improvement this year? Good call! Your home may be your biggest investment, plus you spend most of your time...

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