Mortgage Mistakes To Avoid


For most people, a mortgage is the largest financial commitment a person will make in their lifetime. Unfortunately, many home buyers have made dicey mortgage decisions on their way to owning homes. This article provides insights to readers on mortgage mistakes…

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Is a 20 Percent Home Loan Down Payment Necessary?

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Is a 20 Percent Home Loan Down Payment Necessary? A down payment is the sum paid to the seller of a house. It’s the initial sum towards home ownership, with the rest of the money paid with a mortgage loan.…

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I have a ratified contract on a home. Now what?

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After all those long months of trying to find the right home, you finally have a ratified contract.  So, what comes next? This post takes a look at the steps after a ratified contract. Outside of closing, ratifying a contract…

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Pros and Cons of Selling a House As Is


Pros and Cons of Selling a House As Is   Selling a house as is generally means putting the property up on the market for sale without doing any renovation work or sans prepping up the house to attract potential…

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How to Get Rid of Private Mortgage Insurance


How to Get Rid of Private Mortgage Insurance   The concept of Private mortgage insurance can be a confusing one; Leaving first time home buyers, or even seasoned property investors who have taken a different route on their new property…

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Moving to Fairfax


Moving to Fairfax   Before moving to any city, it is important to get a feel for the local culture and economy to make sure that it’s really where you want to be. Fairfax, VA is a city with a…

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The Perks Of Living In Arlington


The Perks Of Living In Arlington It’s a flourishing city that has several things going in its favor – such as its low unemployment rate; diverse economy that encompasses retail, healthcare, technology and telecommunications jobs. Unlike other regions in Virginia,…

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Your Essential Guide To Living In Northern Virginia

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Northern Virginia is one of the most popular suburbs in the United States. Its popularity comes from its close proximity to the nation’s capital. It is also home to three counties that annually make the list of top 10 richest…

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Types of Home Loans

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Buying a home is a major life decision. Most regular people resort to mortgage loans when considering a real estate purchase. The mortgage loan scene may differ across countries – particularly in terms of the types of loans available, their…

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