Category Archives: Personal Finance

Do You Know How Much Equity You Have In Your Home? You May Be Surprised!

CoreLogic’s latest Equity Report revealed that 256,000 properties regained equity in the third quarter of 2015. This is great news for the country, as 92% of all mortgaged properties are now in a positive equity situation.   Price Appreciation = Good News For Homeowners Frank Nothaft, CoreLogic’s Chief Economist, explains: “Home price growth continued to […]

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Don’t Let Your “Luck” Run Out

The 30-year fixed mortgage interest rate is currently still below 4%. Many buyers may be on the fence as to whether to act now and purchase a new home, or wait until next year, believing they still have time to lock in a low rate. If you look at what the experts are predicting over […]

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3 Common Myths About Real Estate Short Sales

Many people don’t have a clear understanding of the purpose of short sales or how they actually work.

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6 Tips For Buying An Older Home

Buying an old home is like buying a piece of local history. Here is how to do it properly.

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Reasons To Attend Your Own Home Inspection

When you commission a home inspection, you should be present for it. Here are 3 reasons why.

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Buying A Home In A Golf Community

Home sales in golf communities are strong like in the rest of the country.

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What To Do When Your Home Doesn’t Appraise At Its Purchase Price

Experienced home sellers know that reaching a sales agreement with a potential buyer can be just the start of the negotiation process.

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3 Ways To Purchase Foreclosed Properties

There are three main ways to buy a foreclosed home.

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Short Sale : Writing A Letter Of Hardship

The short sale process starts with a letter of hardship.

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How To Maintain Adequate Homeowners Insurance Coverage

Whether you’re buying a home, or own one already, revisit your hazard insurance regularly.

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