Summer Decorating Tips

Summer Decorating Tips

Five Ways To Spice Up Your Home For The Summer Months Summer is about relaxing and enjoying the warm weather. From cooling interior color palettes to casual interiors, summer decor ideas are easy and fun to work with. The warm outdoors and cool evening breezes make...

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Title Insurance: Do You Need It?

Title Insurance: Do You Need It?

What is Title Insurance? When you buy or refinance a home, you have a lot of things on your mind. Chances are, title insurance isn’t one of them. But, it should be. Title insurance is protection against loss arising from problems concerning the title of your...

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Understanding Closing Costs

Understanding Closing Costs

What Are Closing Costs? You finally found the house of your dreams. You signed a contract and got approved for a mortgage. You’ve even hired the movers. Now comes the most important part: the closing day. On closing day, all parties will sign a few important documents...

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How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate

How to Get the Best Mortgage Rate

Buying a home is a huge financial commitment. Finding the right mortgage with the best mortgage rate can be a confusing process, especially for first-time homebuyers. The best way to find out what will work best for you is to ask yourself — “What can I...

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Benefits of 100-Percent Home Financing

Benefits of 100-Percent Home Financing

What Is 100 Percent Home Financing? So you are thinking about buying a home, and you’re exploring your options. Most of the time, lenders want you to have a 10-20% down payment. However, is putting your hard earned money down the best option for you? A lot of...

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Tips for Millennials Looking To Purchase A Home

Tips for Millennials Looking To Purchase A Home

5 Tips For Millennial Homebuyers In previous generations, many people bought homes while in their 20s or 30s. The world moved at a much slower pace then. People tended to stay put in the cities where they grew up. They wanted ‘roots’ and the status that homeownership...

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Pros and Cons of Cash-Refinance

Pros and Cons of Cash-Refinance

What Is A Cash Refinance? A cash out refinance replaces your existing mortgage with a new home loan for more than you owe on your house. The difference goes to you in cash and you can spend it on home improvements, debt consolidation or other financial needs. This is...

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Five Reasons To Refinance Your Mortgage

Five Reasons To Refinance Your Mortgage

Refinancing Can Be Good For Some Homeowners Refinancing a mortgage means paying off an existing loan and replacing it with a new one. There are many reasons why homeowners refinance: lower interest rates, consolidate debt, reduce or increase your loan term, etc. It’s...

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John Legend’s Macaroni and Cheese

John Legend’s Macaroni and Cheese

A Macaroni and Cheese Recipe You’ll Love! Today we thought we’d share one of the most popular pinned recipes over the past couple of years. When Martha Stewart and John Legend sat down, the talented musician shared his love for comfort food and his...

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Advantages of USDA Loans Versus Conventional Loans

Advantages of USDA Loans Versus Conventional Loans

What is a USDA Loan? USDA stands for United States Department of Agriculture. In the past, USDA Loans were considered “farm loans”, mostly used to purchase properties in agricultural areas. That is not the case with today’s USDA Loans. In fact, properties in almost...

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