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Need a down payment? Consider a home equity line

HELOC: Most Homeowners Don’t Use Them For This A home equity line of credit (HELOC) works great for home improvement projects or to consolidate debt. But most homeowners never use them for this: to make a down payment on another home

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ARM becoming more popular

Adjustable Rate (ARM) Mortgages Have Been Shunned For Years — But Should Be Considered In 2018 During the last few years, few mortgage borrowers have bothered with adjustable rate mortgages (ARMs). According to analysts at Ellie Mae, market share for the ARM mortgage

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Your Plain English Guide To Real Estate Terms

Important Terms You’ll Hear Your Real Estate Agent Use There’s a lot to know when you’re buying real estate. This high-ticket purchase could be the largest investment you ever make. You can’t afford to let things get lost in translation,

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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

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Cities with the best Public Transporation

Steer clear of congestion Don’t want to waste your life away with tedious and traffic-filled commutes? Then Eugene, Oregon, is the place to be. With a mere 19-minute average morning drive-time, it’s the nation’s single-best metro for commuters. Cut back

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