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How Much House Can I Afford?

October 13, 2021 by Fred

How much house can I afford? This is often one of the first questions that potential home buyers ask before starting their home search. Asking your lender this question and…

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Escrow Account Basics

October 5, 2021 by Fred

If you are looking for your first mortgage loan as a first time home buyer, you may have some questions about escrow accounts. The questions and answers in this article…

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Competing in a Seller’s Market: Homebuyer Guide

September 22, 2021 by Fred

Competing in a Seller’s Market The housing market is HOT! Home’s are receiving multiple offers after being listed on the market for just a few hours. Many potential home buyers…

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buyer’s market vs seller’s market

September 1, 2021 by Fred

  The difference between a buyer’s market and a seller’s market is the advantage of negotiating power to one party in the transaction or the other. The primary evaluation of…

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How to Get Pre Approved for a Mortgage

August 30, 2021 by Fred

The first thing you should do before shopping for a home is get pre approved for a mortgage loan. Buying a home is the biggest financial investment that most Americans…

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Using Home Equity to Finance Home Improvements

August 20, 2021 by Fred

If you are thinking that your home could use some tender loving care by updating or renovating your living space, consider utilizing your home equity. Many homeowners use their home…

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What credit score is needed for a mortgage?

August 3, 2021 by Fred

What credit score is needed for a mortgage? Buying a home is one of the largest investments that most Americans will make in their lifetime. In order to qualify for…

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Tips for Moving to Texas from Another State

July 28, 2021 by Fred

If you are one of the many people moving to Texas from another state or to another city within the state, it may be helpful to know a few tips….

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Appraisal vs Inspection : Guide for Home Buyers

July 9, 2021 by Fred

Appraisal vs. Inspection: Guide for Home Buyers As a potential home buyer you may have questions about getting an appraisal or inspection of the home you are interested in buying….

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Home Search Wants and Needs Checklist

June 29, 2021 by Fred

Are you ready to begin searching to buy a new home? Planning can help save you time, money, and some stress when you are buying a home. It is a…

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