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The Benefits of Purchasing a Fixer-Upper as Your First Home Buying a move-in ready home is appealing, but there are benefits to purchasing a “diamond in the rough,” too. Here are the top 5 reasons home shoppers prefer a fixer-upper.  Pro Mortgage Tip: Did you know that there are home loan programs, especially buying a…

Questions to Ask a Real Estate Agent for a Pleasant Homebuying Experience While buying a home is a wonderfully positive event, it still presents challenges, and that’s why most work with a real estate agent. Over the years, we’ve partnered up with many outstanding agents, and we understand how valuable their expertise is for you,…

The Real Benefits of Using A Local Mortgage Professional Real estate sales are primarily a localized market. That’s why you wouldn’t ask a Dallas real estate agent for assistance in purchasing a duplex in St. Louis. Likewise, you wouldn’t ask a San Diego mechanic to winterize your Denver car or a Tallahassee-based educator what he…

Tips For Talking to Your Kids About Finances With talk of stimulus checks and the economy, your child may be curious about what the future holds for their finances.  Teaching healthy money habits can be challenging, but it’s one of the most important lessons you can share. And you don’t need to be an expert…

How Pre-Approval Makes Home Buying in 2020 Easier These days, everyone is searching for a little more certainty, especially when shopping for a home. If this sounds like you, know that there is an immediate and comforting way to purchase a home in 2020. It’s by getting pre-approved for a home loan. Here are the…