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FHA vs USDA

How Affordable Are USDA Home Loans? Home buyers looking for a zero downpayment mortgage with low monthly payments should consider USDA home loans. The United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) loan, also known as the Rural Development (RD) loan, requires no downpayment and is

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Soaring September Sales

New homes are in demand In an unexpected but welcome shift, new-home sales of single-family homes surged in September to the highest levels in nearly a decade. Improving economy leading to increased demand In fact, new-home sales rose 18.9 percent

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How to buy a short sale home

Why buy a short sale home? There’s only one reason to buy a short sale home – to get a great deal. If you find a short sale home that lists for much less than comparable houses, and the property is in

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VA Mortgage Limits

What Are 2018 VA Mortgage Limits? In 2018, the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) increased the maximum VA Mortgage it will fully guarantee in most US counties from $424,100 to $453,100. In many additional counties, 2018 VA Mortgage limits are

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