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    Mobile Home Loans and Manufactured Home Loans – Cutting Through the Myths
    In any discussion about mobile home loans, it won't be long before someone says, "It depends what you mean by ..." The rules surrounding these loans can be easily misunderstood unless you have a clear...Read More
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    Getting an ARM Mortgage: Pros and Cons
    Most people have to take out a mortgage in order to buy the home of their dreams. Usually, home buyers end up taking out a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage. However, you have other options. One of those options...Read More
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    How to Sell Your House
    When you're selling your home, which is better – listing your home with a realtor or selling it on your own? Before you decide, you'll want to know the benefits and disadvantages of each so you can choose...Read More
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    Today's Minimum Mortgage Requirements
    Are you fed up with renting and are ready to take the plunge into buying a home? Buying your first home is an intimidating process for many people and understanding mortgage requirements come with an expensive...Read More
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    What Are USDA Loans and How to Apply for Them
    Picking what type of mortgage to apply for can be confusing. Different banks offer different mortgage products, but in general there are a few major categories of mortgage loans. One of those categories...Read More
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    How Much of an FHA Loan Can I Qualify for and Afford?
    Buying a house is a key part of what many consider to be the American Dream. There's one problem in achieving that dream—houses are incredibly expensive, making it difficult to buy a home. You may be wondering...Read More
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    9 Things That Can Boost the Cost of Selling a House
    With housing prices generally up around the country, many homeowners could cash in a sizable profit by selling their homes. However, before you start looking forward to spending that money, you need to...Read More
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    Pros and Cons: The 40-year Mortgage
    As consumers evaluate the prices in today's real estate market, they're looking for traditional as well as alternative strategies to help them get into a home. One way to combat a challenging price...Read More
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    Is a Home Warranty Worth the Expense?
    Home warranties may be add-on options in a home purchase, or they may be included by a real estate agent or private seller as an incentive to sell a used home. They are much like the extended warranties...Read More