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Mortgage Payoff Guide | Understanding Mortgage Repayment

Research indicates that 58% of homeowners in HOA communities and single-family homes pay an average monthly fee of $250. Despite this substantial number, homeowners lack adequate information about HOA fees and why they have to pay for them in the first place.

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Understanding HOA Fees | Homeowner’s 2022 Guide

What is a 5/1 ARM loan? When it comes to different financing types, you can score for buying or refinancing homes. Mortgage lenders can choose between a plethora of other options. On top of that, you may choose between a fixed-rate loan, an adjustable mortgage loan, or a variable-rate mortgage. However, keep in mind...

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What is a 5/1 ARM Loan? | Ultimate 5/1 ARM Guide

A bridge loan is a short-term loan a borrower may use while a more long-term financing contract is finalized. Bridge loans are common in real estate when someone needs to buy a new house before their existing house has sold. These short term loans typically come with a higher interest rate. Additionally, many banks...

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What Is a Bridge Loan? Everything You Need to Know

Just imagine how life-changing it would be if there were a friendly, knowledgeable professional on your side for all of the big decisions in life. When it comes to buying a house—there can be. When you first start to think about purchasing a new home, you can elect to work with a buyer’s agent to make the process so...

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What Is a Buyer's Agent? | A Complete Guide to Buyer’s Agents

When you buy a house and start making mortgage payments, your payment consists of four different components, known by the acronym PITI, which refers to Principal, Interest, Taxes, and Insurance. The insurance component can include PMI (private mortgage insurance) and homeowners insurance. Each of these concepts would...

homeowners-insurance

Ultimate Homeowners Insurance 2022 Guide: Mortgages 101

While it’s exciting to put in an offer on a home and have it accepted, it’s by no means the end of the homebuying process. One of the most important next steps is the home inspection, which will determine if buying the house is going to be a good choice for you and your financial situation before you become bound by...

home-inspection

Ultimate Buyer's Guide to Home Inspections (It’s Not Pass or Fail!)