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Mortgage News

60+ Surprising Mortgage Facts and Home Buyer Statistics in 2022

Homebuyer was created with a mission to make homeownership more accessible and inclusive for every American....

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Lifestyle

How To Meet Your Neighbors + Block Party Ideas

Home buyers appreciate great neighbors and healthy communities. Fifty-one percent of home buyers between the...

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Buying Your First Home

What is Escrow and How Does it Work?

When buying a home, your escrow provider is a valuable member of your team. However, many home buyers and se...

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Finding a Home

What Is the Cheapest Type of House to Build? Alternative Homes and Building Materials

The cheapest type of house to build is a rectangular tiny home — though your location, materials, and more c...

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Lifestyle

Home Maintenance Checklist for First-Time Home Buyers

Your home is an investment that needs regular upkeep to protect you and your finances. Household maintenance...

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Finding a Home

Cheapest State to Buy a House in 2022

Home affordability can vary widely from one place to the next, especially with unique taxes, utilities, and ...

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Buying Your First Home

HOA Meaning: What Is an HOA and Is It Right for You?

An HOA, meaning Homeowners Association, strives to protect and improve property values for those living in t...

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Finding a Home

14 Questions to Ask at an Open House

Open houses are a valuable tool for homebuyers. You can view a property in a low-pressure environment, and y...

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Insurance

What Does a Title Company Do?

Many home buyers are familiar with the services provided by a real estate agent and a mortgage lender, but w...

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