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January 18 2019

Rehab Loans for First-Time Home Buyers

Some people enjoy taking on big projects and aren’t fazed by a home in need of significant repairs and updates. Such home....

November 12 2018

Do FHA 203(k) Loans Require Mortgage Insurance?

Home buyers who obtain a loan are often expected to pay mortgage insurance, which protects the lender if the borrower....

October 29 2018

What Does a 203(k) Loan Do?

A 203(k) loan is a type of mortgage loan that is guaranteed by the government agency Federal Housing Administration....

July 10 2018

The Pros & Cons of Getting a Rehab Mortgage

Those looking to purchase or refinance a home and renovate it have additional mortgage options compared to those who just....

April 04 2018

Can You Add Renovation Costs to Your Mortgage?

Some home buyers are only interested in move-in ready properties, but others are open to looking at fixer uppers. While....

March 09 2018

What Are 203(k) Loan Requirements?

There are significant advantages to securing a 203(k) loan, which is backed by the government agency Federal Housing....

July 25 2017

Where Can You Get a Home Renovation Loan?

Whether you've found a great fixer-upper or if you simply want to renovate and update your current home, you're going to....

May 15 2017

How Do FHA 203(k) Loans Work?

FHA 203(k) loans are designed to help people fund home remodeling projects. These loans can either be used to fund....

January 19 2017

Buying a Fixer Upper: Is it Right for You?

Choosing the home you’re going to live in is one of the biggest financial decisions you will ever make. Being a homeowner....

September 13 2016

The Renovation Loan Offered by FHA-Approved Lenders

Some people are satisfied with a typical, conventional mortgage loan to finance their new home, but if they want help to....

August 05 2016

4 Reasons to Buy a Fixer-Upper

While some people prefer to buy move-in ready properties that don’t require a lick of work, others opt for fixer-uppers....

June 29 2016

6 Tips for Buying and Financing a Fixer-Upper

With cable TV shows highlighting both the benefits and the hardships of buying and financing a fixer-upper home, some....

May 05 2016

3 Reasons to Get a Long Island FHA 203(k) Rehab Loan

Many people call Long Island home, but like every other place in the country, not every house on the market is move-in....

December 18 2015

What is an FHA 203(k) Rehab Loan?

In the right circumstances, an FHA 203(k) rehab loan could mean the difference between buying a move-in condition house....

November 24 2015

The Nesting Blog: Our Holiday Surprise

The impending holidays bring about a lot of feelings: nostalgia, excitement, joy. But if I’m going to tell you the whole....

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