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2020 Financial Markets Update

Mortgage

Is it the Right Time to Buy Rental/Vacation Properties?

July 19, 2022

Both domestic and international events and concerns that can cause financial markets to be volatile and somewhat unpredictable are making […]

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Better Understanding the Appraisal Process

February 28, 2022

These days, more than ever, appraisals can make or break a transaction, or lead to frustration for the parties involved, […]

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Using Jumbo Mortgages to Create Investment Opportunities

October 21, 2021

Record low-interest rates and healthy activity in the housing market have created opportunities for those seeking a first or additional […]

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Fixed Rate vs. Adjustable Rate Mortgages

September 9, 2021

Whether you’re buying your first property or your fifth, a mortgage is a significant financial responsibility. Fortunately, it’s not particularly […]

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15- vs. 30-Year Mortgages: What You Need to Know

August 11, 2021

When you buy a new house, you’ll have an enormous array of mortgage options to choose from. Your down payment, […]

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Rental Income Properties: The Time To Buy May Be Coming

July 20, 2021

The real estate market is in a state of flux at the moment, thanks to a variety of factors and […]

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Is Now a Good Time to Buy a Second Home?

June 3, 2021

Looking at purchasing another house? If you’ve browsed real estate listings recently, you’ll know that the market is as hot […]

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Is a Professional Mortgage Right For You?

April 7, 2021

For many young professionals entering the workforce, purchasing a home may feel like a goal that will take years to […]