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Buying a house can be a challenge in itself, but if you’ve had to file for bankruptcy, owning a home may seem all the more difficult to achieve. However, it’s still possible regardless of whether you’ve filed for chapter 7 or chapter 13 bankruptcy. Your biggest hurdles to getting a mortgage will be the mandatory […]

Detached single-family homes, like townhouses and condominiums, are some of the most popular types of dwelling in America. They tend to be great starter homes and are often less expensive than a single-family home. Both options also provide less responsibility for the exterior or landscaping since a homeowners association (HOA) usually handles that, and then […]

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Congress took a big step today toward repairing deeply rooted affordable housing issues as the House passed the Build Back Better Act. Now, the bill goes to the Senate, where it’s expected to meet unified resistance from Republicans. President Joe Biden’s sweeping $1.75 trillion social spending bill aims to lessen housing burdens through widespread investment, […]

When you need to get a mortgage, there are so many options that it might feel overwhelming. Your choice can have a big impact on how much time you spend shopping for a mortgage and how much you end up paying. By learning about the basic differences among three types of mortgage professionals—mortgage brokers, loan […]

Biweekly mortgage payments are a good idea under the right circumstances: they can save you thousands of dollars in interest and help you pay off your mortgage faster. But under the wrong circumstances, it may accomplish nothing or even cost you money. Here are the ins and outs of this payment strategy to help you […]

The mortgage application process can be lengthy. When filling out your application, you’ll need to provide a handful of personal and financial information—plus the documents to support it. Understanding what goes into a mortgage application can help speed up the process. Required Mortgage Application Information Once you’re ready to buy a property and choose a […]

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