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Seven additional costs every homebuyer should be aware of:

Seven additional costs every homebuyer should be aware of: 1) Private mortgage insurance If your down payment is less than 20 percent, your lender will likely require that you carry private mortgage insurance (PMI). Premiums vary depending on the size … Continue reading

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The Toughest Part is Saving for the Down Payment

I meet so many prospective homebuyers who have excellent credit and decent income but just cannot seem to put enough away for a down payment on a first home.  Here are a few ideas to help save some money so that you … Continue reading

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