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Why buy a home?

June is National Homeownership Month, so we’re celebrating all the wonderful things that come with being a homeowner! There’s a lot of information out there that explains the benefits of buying a home — but don’t just take it from the experts. We wanted you to hear from real-life homeowners about the perks of owning, so we surveyed nearly 80 homeowners across the country. Here’s what they have to say about the benefits of owning a home. “[It’s] part of the American Dream — the ability to make decisions about my home without the need for prior approval from a

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Tips for Saving Up for a Down Payment on a Home

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Saving up for a down payment on a home can be a challenge, especially in today’s economic climate where wages aren’t increasing at the same rate as rental prices. However, there are a few saving strategies that can help. In today’s post, we’ll look at a few of those strategies and offer practical tips on how to grow your savings enough to make sizable down payment. How much do I need for a down payment? For most buyers in today’s market, financing the purchase of a home through a mortgage is the only feasible way to obtain homeownership. According to

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3 Things You Might Not Know About Short Sales

Thinking of buying a home? Want to find a bargain? Short sales may be worth considering, but only if you can handle this real estate transaction’s unique challenges. Before you fall in love with a short sale and start working on an offer, take some time to familiarize yourself with the following lesser-known aspects of buying a short sale. 1.) Short sales aren’t always priced at a deep discount. (And sale price is subject to the seller’s lender’s approval) Short sale properties are homes listed at a discount, typically as a last resort method of avoiding a foreclosure situation. For

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