Category: Buying

Buying Property

After weeks of looking at homes, you finally found the one you loved. You put in an offer that you thought for sure would be accepted, but after a few days, you learned that your offer was declined. Now what …

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Purchasing a home is one of the biggest financial investments people will make in life. The stress of that fact alone can be a burden on any relationship when you are buying a home together. Programs on networks like HGTV …

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From the┬áCommunity Mortgage Blog Watch Out for These Myths! Millions of people opt to purchase a custom-built home instead of finding a traditional residence. Many realtors service these optimistic potential homebuyers, but some are hesitant to get involved. This is …

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From the Community Mortgage Blog   VA loans have amazing benefits for veterans. Rightfully so, our nation’s heroes deserve easy access to financing a brand new home. One of the benefits of being approved for a VA loan is the …

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Buying a home is exciting, nerve-wracking and even chaotic at times. If you are a first-time homebuyer, it can be difficult to know where to start with this process. To make life a little easier for you, here are six …

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When a home is in foreclosure, it means that the bank that lent the initial mortgage now owns the home. A home can be in foreclosure for a few different reasons, such as the owner being unable to make mortgage …

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What are the benefits of renting versus buying? The decision to continue renting or to buy can be a confusing one. Some people continue renting because of the perceived flexibility of moving almost as soon as you decide. Although moving …

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By Katie Wainman | June 23, 2020   If you are thinking about buying a home, going to open houses is a great way to get a feel for the local real estate market. For many first-time homebuyers, finding open …

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By Katie Wainman | June 2, 2020 A bad odor can run you right out of your potential dream home. Not only are certain smells extremely unpleasant, but they are often hard to remove from a house. While you are …

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By Katie Wainman | May 11, 2020   For the time being, open houses are a no-go and in-person showings have become limited. However, this does not mean that home buying and selling has stopped! The real estate industry has …

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