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Five signs you are ready to take the home-buying plunge

Five signs you are ready to take the home-buying plunge

It may seem obvious, with today’s low interest rates, high rents and a strong housing market: If you’ve got the money, buy now. But how to know when you are truly ready to make the leap?

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10 things to know about pre-approvals

10 things to know about pre-approvals

Putting your full faith in a mortgage pre-approval is like betting on a heavy favorite in a horse race. You’ll probably win but there’s room for major disappointment.

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Branden Gay - Is homeownership right for you?

Branden Gay - Is homeownership right for you?

To rent or buy is the questions? Homeownership can have its pros and cons....

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Josh's Tips: Things to think of when buying a power of sale home.

Josh's Tips: Things to think of when buying a power of sale home.

With the popularity of flipping houses or for those just looking for a deal, buying a home in foreclosure or in a power of sale can potentially go very right for the buyer. Or it can also go very wron...

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I would like to move forward with my pre-approval. What exactly will I need?

I would like to move forward with my pre-approval. What exactly will I need?

You will be required to provide the following list of information to your mortgage professional to finalize the mortgage

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Is it getting more difficult to get a mortgage ?

Is it getting more difficult to get a mortgage ?

Don’t expect rubber stamped approvals anymore….

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