Category: Real Estate

Why Your Credit Karma Score May Be Higher Than Your FICO Score

It’s a common misconception that there is one, singular credit score for each consumer: “Most people would seriously be stunned if they knew just how many credit scores there are.”

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Is “Rent to Own” a Safe Option for First-Time Homebuyers?

Down payments and affordable homes are in short supply because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Could rent to own options be a solution for first-time buyers?

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Home Buyer’s Guide: How to Purchase a Property, From Start to Finish [Free Download]

Purchasing a home is both exciting and a major milestone in your life, so you’ll want to be prepared for what to expect to avoid a stressful process. Having an in-depth look at the buyer’s journey can help you make informed and confident decisions. From finding a real estate agent, negotiating offers to getting your […]

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What Does a Real Estate Attorney Do?

If you’re planning to buy or sell a house or a rental investment property, you might consider hiring a real estate attorney. A real estate lawyer can provide legal protection. They can help you navigate the home-buying process, which can be complex. In fact, many states require a real estate lawyer to be present at …

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Don’t Panic! 3 Money-Saving, Last-Minute Tax Tips for Homeowners

If you haven’t filed your taxes, don’t panic! Here are three last-minute tax tips for homeowners that will save you money, headaches, and more.

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Why is the Homeownership Rate Soaring?

Homeownership makes many positive social contributions, but the most important may be that it is the predominant way families build wealth. And now, numbers are soaring.

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How to Prepare For Closing Day [Free Download]

After you’ve successfully put in an offer for your dream home and set a date for closing, you’ve come to the final steps of your home buying journey. However aside from getting the keys, you’ll want to be prepared for the additional costs, and steps that will be required for a successful home purchase. The […]

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What Is a Force Majeure Clause, and What Does It Mean for Mortgages?

The current pandemic will have contract holders invoking force majeure for relief from creditors. But can a mortgage holder use the clause to stop payment?

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Want to Avoid a Stressful Homebuying Journey? Do These Steps to Get Prepared

The homebuying process is fraught with challenges, and rarely does it go off without a hitch. But you can avoid…

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A Guide To Everything You Need To Know About Home Ownership Costs [Free Download]

Along with the excitement of purchasing a new home, comes the additional costs that you will be expected to pay as a homeowner. Apart from covering the mortgage of your home, you’ll have additional expenses – such as home insurance – that you will be expected to cover. If you’re looking to budget for a […]

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