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Pop Quiz Time! What is the first thing you should do when buying a home?

Stumped? I’ll give you a hint, it’s not looking at houses. I would accept “contact a Realtor” but that’s not exactly what I’m looking for. The correct answer is to contact a mortgage lender and get a “Pre-Approval” letter. Not … Continue reading

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Fixer-Upper-Loans-203(K) Program

The following information is from Rad Heroman who is a title attorney for Stewart Title in Baton Rouge, LA. Rad was kind enough to be a guest blogger today and explain 203(k) renovation loans.   Those home buyers looking to … Continue reading

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As a homeowner selling my home, how do I evaluate an offer to buy my home?

If you are using a Realtor to market your home and help guide you through the process you should be in good hands. One of the first things a Realtor will do for you when they receive an offer to … Continue reading

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Have you heard about the Mortgage Settlement?

You may have heard in the news recently about the mortgage settlement that has been agreed to by some large banks and the Obama Administration. I believe this will temporarily help some homeowners that are having trouble paying their mortgage … Continue reading

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