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To Sell Now, or Later?

You’re living in your first house, and it’s been a while. Maybe long enough that your family has grown, and now you need more living space. A few other “life” things may have happened since then. You might have two … Continue reading

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Thinking About Buying A Home? Why You Should Buy Sooner And Not Later!

According to news just released by Freddie Mac, mortgage rates are expected to rise to an average of 4.6% next year.  Coupled with rising home prices this will mean that affordability will be impacted.  Not as good as current affordability … 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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Is That A Drone Taking Pictures of Your House???

Realtors recently starting using drones, aka “unmanned aerial vehicles ” to take pictures of homes as an added marketing tool.  What a great resource for those hard to capture properties! Unfortunately, the FAA says this, and the use of drones … Continue reading

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Fed Announces Operation Twist

New plan focuses on mortgage rates; experts’ response is mixed After a two-day closed door policy meeting last week, the Federal Reserve announced its latest effort to stimulate the economy: “Operation Twist.” The crux of the plan is to put … Continue reading

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