If you are a first time home buyer or know some one who is, here is a loan option if you are interested in purchasing a fixer upper. The FHA Streamline 203k Renovation Loan allows you to finance up to $35,000 in repairs and remodeling costs into the mortgage. The Renovation loan is great for … More First Time Home Buyer? Here’s A Loan For You.
Most buyers don’t consider themselves competitiors when shopping for a home. With low interest rates, it’s not uncommon for sellers to receive multiple offers. When buyers are in a position to compete with other buyers, they need to do everything possible to gain a competitive edge. One thing they can do is get pre-approved. There have … More Shopping For A New Home? Get Pre-Approved
After years of declining home values and a buyers’ market, 2013 could be the year of the seller. Though the situation varies by region, we’ve seen a glimmer of hope for sellers and the housing market in general over the past six months. Homes that didn’t move for a year started getting activity as buyers … More Tips On Selling Your Home In 2013
Credit scores determine everything from your ability to get a loan and the rate you’ll pay – to whether your apartment rental or cellphone application is accepted. Some employers check the credit scores of potential employees. There are those who even check the credit score of a potential spouse. In this Money Quick Tips, we look at … More Credit Scores Are Defining Who We Are. Here Are Some Tips On How To Protect Yours.