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Til’ Debt Do Us Part: How to Get a Mortgage If One Spouse Has A Terrible Credit Score

A poor credit history is a reality for many people, but it can be particularly daunting when it comes to investing in a house. Fortunately, simply because you or yours have experienced bad credit doesn’t mean that you should be penalized in the future. If your spouse has struggled with bad credit in the past… Continue reading Til’ Debt Do Us Part: How to Get a Mortgage If One Spouse Has A Terrible Credit Score

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Is It Still Possible to Get a Mortgage With Zero Down? Yes – and Here’s How

  When it comes to investing in a mortgage, the down payment is key in making your investment a reality and proving to lenders that you’re a safe bet. However, while most opportunities for putting zero down on a home have disappeared since the recession, there are still a few ways to buy without putting… Continue reading Is It Still Possible to Get a Mortgage With Zero Down? Yes – and Here’s How

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One-stop Shopping: The Quick and Easy Guide to Buying a Home the First Time You See It

  Most people peruse the real estate market for a while before they bite down and decide to invest in a home. However, whether you’re in a rush or you think you’ve found the ideal place, it’s possible you may be ready to put in an offer on the first visit. If you’re trying to… Continue reading One-stop Shopping: The Quick and Easy Guide to Buying a Home the First Time You See It

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Buying a ‘Micro’ Home? Be Sure to Consider These Major Lifestyle Changes First

With the cost of a home on the rise and the concept of being sustainable becoming more popular, many people are considering moving to a smaller home to minimize their impact. It’s important, however, to consider what living small is really like before deciding that it’s the right move for you. If you’re curious about… Continue reading Buying a ‘Micro’ Home? Be Sure to Consider These Major Lifestyle Changes First

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Honesty Is the Best Policy: Why You Need to Be Truthful on Your Mortgage Application

There are few things better than finding your dream home and being able to afford it, but simply because you’ve found the perfect place doesn’t mean you should stretch the truth. It might seem tempting to polish your mortgage application a little in the hopes of making a better impression, but here are a few… Continue reading Honesty Is the Best Policy: Why You Need to Be Truthful on Your Mortgage Application

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How Young Is ‘Too Young’ to Buy Your First Home? Getting Started Early Has Its Ups and Downs

Many millennials are expected to enter the housing market in the next year with the interest rates still low. However, while it may be a good time, it does not necessarily mean that it’s the right time for you to make the investment. If you’re currently weighing your options when it comes to home ownership,… Continue reading How Young Is ‘Too Young’ to Buy Your First Home? Getting Started Early Has Its Ups and Downs

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Suffering in a ‘Low Inventory’ Real Estate Market? 3 Helpful Tips for Finding a Home to Buy

Many homebuyers struggle with finding a home that is within their price range, but many of those perusing the market also struggle when it comes to the search. If you’re currently on the real estate market and are having difficulty finding a good selection of homes, here are some ways to expand your search so… Continue reading Suffering in a ‘Low Inventory’ Real Estate Market? 3 Helpful Tips for Finding a Home to Buy