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September 10 2020

Buying And Selling A Home At The Same Time

If you’re considering selling your home while simultaneously trying to buy a new one, you are about to embark on two....

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August 03 2020

The Best Neighborhoods To Live In New Haven, CT

The charm of a small New England town combines with the cosmopolitan feel of a modern city in New Haven, CT. A seaside....

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July 24 2020

What’s Better: Pre-Qualification or Pre-Approval?

In short, pre-approval is better than pre-qualification.

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July 18 2020

Why Refinancing is the Silver Lining To Hard Times

Whether the economy is humming along smoothly or faltering because of a national crisis, it can often be difficult to....

Can you buy a home during covid-19
April 24 2020

Can You Buy A Home During The Coronavirus Pandemic?

Life as we know it has changed profoundly amid the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. Anyone who typically commutes....

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April 17 2020

What Are The Best Home Improvement Loans?

Home remodeling projects can get quite pricey when you figure in all of the associated costs. As such, if you’re....

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April 03 2020

Mortgage Commitment Letter: Your Ticket Home

Certified letter. A letter of authenticity. Letter of recommendation. Resignation letter. 

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March 27 2020

Is Now A Good Time To Refinance?

The entities that have driven the American economy for decades—restaurants, airlines, hotels, etc.—are all at a....

What The Fed’s Emergency Rate Cut Means For Mortgages
March 20 2020

What The Fed’s Emergency Rate Cut Means For Mortgages

With the fallout from the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic wreaking havoc on the global economy, the Federal Reserve twice....

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March 18 2020

Reverse Mortgages Are Making A Big Comeback

As you age and achieve retirement, your personal income inevitably begins to slow down or stop altogether. This has the....

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March 10 2020

Best Neighborhoods To Live In Brooklyn

Of the five boroughs that make up the greater metropolitan area, none have seen a more drastic transformation over the....

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March 04 2020

Can You Buy A House With Student Loan Debt?

First-time home buyers face plenty of obstacles on the road to homeownership, especially when trying to qualify for a....

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February 26 2020

How To Get Pre-Approved For A Mortgage

Buying a home can seem like a daunting task—and sometimes that’s exactly what it is, thanks to a seemingly never-ending....

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February 07 2020

10 Best Baltimore Neighborhoods To Live In

Few cities have had a harder time overcoming its less-than-stellar reputation than Baltimore, Maryland. Whether born in....

January 23 2020

What Items Make Up Closing Costs?

The road to homeownership is fraught with unexpected twists and turns—some pleasant, and some, well, not-so-pleasant. The....

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December 27 2019

10 Awesome Long Island Neighborhoods for Young Families

Update: Our original article from 2015 featured the 10 best Long Island neighborhoods for young families. Well, it’s high....

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December 13 2019

Do I Need a Home Appraisal?

There are many steps involved when purchasing a home. The experience can be especially confusing if you’ve never gone....

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November 06 2019

203(k) Loans vs. Conventional Rehab Loans

Mortgage loans provide potential home buyers the funds to purchase a single- or multi-family home, condominium or....

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October 25 2019

Guide to Shopping for a Mortgage

For those who’ve never purchased a home before, taking the time to understand how the process works is extremely....

September 09 2019

Beginner’s Guide to Finding a VA-Approved Condo

For those who have served or are currently serving in the U.S. military, Reserve or National Guard, as well as some....

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