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How To Document Your Cash Gift For Down Payment

Nearly 25% of first-time home buyers down payment gifts to help buy a home, according to the National Associ...

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What Is Homeowners Insurance?

When you buy your dream home and mortgage it - at the same time! - you’re acquiring the largest asset of you...

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Dying Before Your Mortgage Is Paid Off

The word mortgage is rooted in the 1400s. It comes from the combination of two words - the Latin word mortuu...

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What Is A Homeowners Insurance Deductible?

A deductible is the amount of money that an insurance company withholds when paying a homeowner’s insurance ...

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USDA Mortgages: What Home Buyers Ask Us In Chat

Why is the USDA loan also called a “rural loan”? USDA loans are also known as “rural loans” because the U.S....

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The Obvious Occasion To Choose An Adjustable-Rate Mortgages

Video Transcript Adjustable-rate mortgages. Or, as most people just call them arms – A R M.

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The VA Mortgage Is For Military Veterans & Active Duty

VA loans are mortgage loans for active duty members of the U.S. military, and veterans of the armed forced.

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Using A Co-Signer? There's A Mortgage Loan For You.

Home Possible® is a low-down payment mortgage loan. It's backed by government mortgage agency Freddie Mac. 

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How Big Should My Insurance Deductible Be: $250, $500, or $1,000?

$250 Deductible: When you live paycheck-to-paycheck and don’t have much savings When you choose a $250 deduc...

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