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By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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There are many benefits to a VA home loan. It’s important to know how these loans can help you. First, thank you for your service to our country. According to the Mortgage reports, VA loans stand apart for its combination of low rates, lenient underwriting, and secondary benefits. These are 10 VA...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using FHA 203k Rehab Loans in La Marque TX.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amounts o...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the cur...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Farmers Branch TX Home Loans. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about th...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Veterans now have access to a new VA renovation loan to refurbish or remodel their homes.  This loan program is available for new home purchases as well as for remodeling homes currently owned by the veteran.  It is estimated that over 50% of homes nationally are 40 years or older, and in the cur...

By Steve Reed, Steve Reed Branch Manager | Benchmark Home Loans
(Benchmark Home Loans)
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The Census Bureau reports that December Housing Starts surged 17% from November to an annual rate of 1.608M units,the highest since December 2006, versus 1.380M expected as the sector continues to build momentum. It was the biggest percentage gain since October 2016. From December 2018 to Decembe...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Being a Texas City TX First Time Homebuyer makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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The benefits of a preapproval (not prequalification) for Home Loans in Frisco TX. Many consumers are not informed on the proper way for buying a home. No question, this is a big decision, and one that can be either immensely stressful- or immensely enjoyable- depending on how you go about the hom...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Being a First Time Homebuyer in Krum TX makes you have to consider your options before you buy. The first thing you will need to consider is what your long-term goals are with being a home owner and how your goals fit in with that plan. One goal could be to stop paying rent that just increases af...

By Dennis Dahlberg Broker/RI 623-582-4444
(Level 4 Funding )
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Rework your Arizona hard money loan request to make sure it gets accepted by a lender and you can begin your project.Let’s face it – rejection hurts! Especially when it’s your livelihood on the line. If you’re a real estate investor, securing your Arizona hard money loan can mean the difference b...

By The Legacy Group, TheLegacyGroup of CrossCountry Mortgage
(CrossCountry Mortgage)
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Special Government Home Renovation Loan Program using Balch Springs TX FHA 203k Renovation Loans.Many people are not aware of a special government loan program that is part of the Federal Housing Administration or FHA (a department within HUD). A buyer or existing home owner can do meaningful amo...

By Lise Howe, Assoc. Broker in DC, MD, VA and attorney in DC
(Keller Williams Capital Properties)
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    1. Understand Your Big Why Before You Set Your GoalsIn order to achieve any goals for yourself - you need to have a big why. You need to have a deep understanding of what that goal means to you and what you are going to achieve by reaching it. I think that many of us set goals that don't have...

By Lanre-"THE REAL ESTATE FARMER" Folayan, I don't make promises.I deliver results.SOLD HOMES
(Keller Williams Select Realtors-Buy a home in Washington DC. Sell a home in Washington DC)
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Seller Series-What other topics should I write about in my blogs? Happy New Year. 12 days late-I know. Some of you have probably noticed that I haven't been active blogging and commenting here on Active Rain the past three years. Honestly speaking-Life have happened. I guess that's the best way t...

By Dorie Dillard CRS GRI ABR, Serving Buyers & Sellers in NW Austin Real Estate
(Coldwell Banker United Realtors® ~ 512.750.6899)
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The holidays came and went and I made it through without my Geno with the help of so many family members and friends. Thank you each and everyone of you. I participated in new traditions at my brothers with his family in Pittsburgh. I've taken down my tree and decorations and ready to embrace 202...

By Jane Nicastro-Disch, NJ Estates Real Estate Group of Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
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30 YR TAX ABATEMENT SAVINGS APPROX 46% DISCOUNT IN YEARLY TAXES. Acadia Model in Building #6 at Warren Crossing, a premier community of 35 luxury townhome-style condominiums in tranquil cul de sac 29 of the 35 homes will have 1st-floor master bedrooms. Amenities & upgrades include: Amazing finish...

By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
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Heritage Square in Berkeley Heights NJ, Available 3450 SF office suite offers excellent visibility and a high-grade build-out featuring 5 private offices, 2 private baths, kitchen, and balcony. Also coming soon, 4000 sf corner store. Info Call William Gazi 908-507-1954 or Anne (908) 578-1016 Our ...

By Paul F. Stillwaggon, NJ Estates Real Estate Group, Weichert Realtors
(Weichert Realtors)
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219 MOUNT HOREB RD Warren, NJ, 07059   $500,000.  Commercial Lot for sale with approvals in Warren, NJ  The lot size is 1.32 Acre(s). More Info Call Bill Gazi 908-507-1954 Our Listings. https://goo.gl/fKsLUE  Mortgage Advisor https://goo.gl/b9J6Y5 Realtors Join Our Team https://goo.gl/u2zrWV     ...

By Monte Pratt, Expert in sign manufacturing & graphic design.
(Jack Pratt Signs)
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When my Grandfather started making signs in the late 1940's, he figured that he would make them as good as he could because he couldn't stand the thought of someone complaining about the quality.   Fast-forward to the 21st Century where digital printing is all the rage.  Great for indoors and onl...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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This is what Barbara Todaro said when she saw this listing."...what a great opportunity for so many different needs.... those who teach at the college; parents of students who attend the college to avoid dorm charges and earn equity at the same time; not to mention those who want to buy their fir...

By Sheila Anderson, The Real Estate Whisperer Who Listens 732-715-1133
(Referral Group Incorporated)
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In my small town and in my small house there is magic in the night. Over the years I have installed all kinds of lights: those that come on at dusk, those that light up the trees and those that come on with doggie motion. My yard is magical in the summer but also magical every night throughout th...