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Real Costs of Buying & Owning a Home – Can You...

In middle-class America, home ownership is one of the most significant rites of passage to adulthood. There are plenty of perks to owning a...
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7 Common Mistakes Made by First-Time Home Buyers

When I bought my first house a few years ago, I quickly discovered that there's nothing cheap about the process. With closing costs, the...
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6 Things That Can Scare Off Potential Homebuyers

If you're trying to sell your home, a competitive housing market can be your worst nightmare. There may be similar homes for sale in...
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The Best Investments For Right Now

The current economic environment has created some great opportunities for investments. You can use this economic downturn for your benefit to improve your current...
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Selling Your House in the Winter – Tips, Pros & Cons

You've probably heard that spring is the best time to put your house on the market. But this rule of thumb doesn't work for...
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Mortgage Fees You Should Not Pay

My wife and I are in the process of buying a home, and I have been frustrated lately at the hidden mortgage fees that...
Small House Living

Living in a Small House – Benefits & Challenges

Drive around many new neighborhoods, and you often see the same thing: street after street of behemoth homes, most that look like they came off an...
Building Prefab Home

Building a Prefab Home – Types, Cost, Pros & Cons

Don't let the term "prefab home" scare you away - today's prefabricated homes (also termed "building systems" by the National Association of Home Builders), are...
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Buying an Old House? – Common Problems, Hidden Costs & Benefits

America has lots of old houses. According to Eye on Housing, the average owner-occupied structure was about 37 years old in 2015. For reference,...
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How to Stop & Avoid Foreclosure on Your Home

In 2017, more than 676,500 American homes went into foreclosure, according to Attom Data Solutions. That's roughly 1 out of every 200 homes in the...
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What Is an FHA Mortgage Loan – Requirements, Limits & Qualifications

Renting versus buying is always a tough choice. Getting approved for a mortgage can be even tougher. If you choose to buy a house, congratulations -...
Paying Mortgage With Credit Card

Paying Your Mortgage Payment With Your Credit Card

I was reading a couple of articles about paying your mortgage or rent payment with a credit card. There are some companies that are...