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Raleigh: Buy a Home Now and 5 Great reasons why


Based on prices, mortgage rates and soaring rents, there may have never been a better time in real estate history to purchase a home than right now. Here are five major reasons purchasers should consider buying: Supply Is Shrinking With … Continue reading

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Rent vs Buy Raleigh


Rent vs. Buy: Which is Cheaper for You? The decision to rent or buy a home depends on where you live and also on your mortgage rate, tax bracket, and time horizon. You can save hundreds of dollars a month … Continue reading

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Raleigh Home Buying Workshop


Home Buying Workshop Tuesday September 18th 6:30- 8:30 pm Come learn, grow and have some fun! Learn how to create the best deal on your home purchase, the steps involved, how to avoid costly mistakes and get the best loan … Continue reading

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0 money down property to end . . .


The USDA is one of the largest providers of 100% financed or no money down loans. USDA loans are mostly in rural areas of the country. USDA Home Loans Click here As of October 1 2012, these “eligibility areas” are … Continue reading

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Mortgage Mistakes


During the 2007-2009 financial crisis, the United States economy crumbled because of a problem with mortgage foreclosures. Borrowers all over the nation had trouble paying their mortgages. At the time, eight out of 10 borrowers were trying to refinance their … Continue reading

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House is a smart investment


Investment opinions are like, um, noses: Everyone has one. Buy stocks, sell bonds? Go long steel and short copper? Buy sheep, sell deer? It’s pretty easy to see both sides of an investment argument. But it’s hard to argue against … Continue reading

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Raleigh Area: 100% financing or NO DOWN payment Mortgages for home purchases.


This is one of the most search for questions we have on our Google Analytic. Yes there are many areas, however, it is based on the loan, not really the home or development. The Home or development must be in … Continue reading

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Rent vs. Own with a VA Loan


Rock-bottom home prices and low interest rates help make owning a home with a VA loan more affordable than renting. Many people affected by the economic slump are forced to rent rather than own a home. It’s become a landlords’ … Continue reading

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Mortgage rates drop again, Freddie Mac says; 30-year at 3.53%


The average rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage hit another new low this week, dropping to 3.53% from 3.56% last week, according to Freddie Mac’s survey of what lenders are offering to well-qualified borrowers. With the Federal Reserve aggressively pushing … Continue reading

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Bidding Wars Are Back


A new development is catching home buyers off guard as the spring sales season gets under way: Bidding wars are back. From California to Florida, many buyers are increasingly competing for the same house. Unlike the bidding wars that typified … Continue reading

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