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VA financing for Widows

Home Loan Assistance For The Surviving Military Spouse
Members of the U.S. armed forces have an advantage over the non-military home buyer or homeowner.

The VA home loan is exclusively for veterans and active-duty service members. This loan comes with low mortgage rates and requires zero […]

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Are Mortgage rates changing?

Nearly Guaranteed: Fed To Hike Rates On Wednesday
The Fed will lift rates this week.

The Federal Funds Rate is set to rise on Wednesday as the fourth Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) meeting of the year adjourns.

According to CME Group, there’s a 99.6% […]

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Its never a bad time to raise your FICO Credit Score

Raise Your Credit Score Today
It’s always a good time to set new goals and every consumer should consider making time to improve their FICO credit score.

Not only can improving your FICO credit score improve your chances of obtaining a mortgage, but it […]

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Harvard Research: The Future Of Home Prices In 2018

What Will Home Prices Do In 2017 And Beyond?
Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies just published its 2017 report on the State of the Nation’s Housing. Its home prices and home building numbers highlight new trends that may affect you.

In 2016, […]

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How To Buy A Home: What to negotiate

How To Buy A Home And Pay The Least Possible Amount
When you purchase property, everything’s up for negotiation. That includes the price, contingencies, closing costs, inspections, timing, financing, repairs and other considerations. It isn’t always easy knowing how to buy a home and […]

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Mortgage Rates Fall

No Rate Hike From The Federal Reserve
In a unanimous vote, the Fed left its benchmark rate unchanged at a range between 1.0% and 1.25%. The announcement came after its scheduled July meeting adjourned Wednesday at 2:00 PM ET.

The 12-member Federal […]

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Your mortgage rate and the global economy- how do they relate?

Your mortgage rate begins (but does not end) at home
Global events don’t just impact the cost of imported wine or cars. They can hit US stock and bond prices, gold and oil prices, and your mortgage rate. While most people don’t follow […]

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Applying for a mortgage in 6 months: What should you be doing now?

Failing to plan is planning to fail
So you plan on applying for a mortgage in six months. You’ve tons of time, haven’t you? Haven’t you?

Well, no. Think of applying for a mortgage as like running a marathon: The better your preparation, […]

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Unfreezing your credit while applying for a Mortgage

Equifax leak: experts recommend freezing your credit
If your personal data is no longer secure because of the recent Equifax hack, many personal finance experts recommend that you protect yourself with credit monitoring and even freezing your credit.That can prevent people from […]

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Rental prices moving up

Competition for housing makes renting more costly
It seems renting—particularly on single-family homes—is on the rise. And according to analysis from one industry player, that spells bad news for renters.
What goes up doesn’t always come down
Analysis from real estate marketplace Zillow shows […]

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