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There are many steps in the home buying process. It's easy to miss something that can add significantly to the cost of your home. A Realtor, such as myself, can help you simplify this process and get the most home for your money. Here's how: Give you a complete picture of the costs so you know how much home you can afford. Help you rule out homes that don't fit your needs (0 comments)
Lafayette Indiana Real Estate - Mortgage Financing - Credit Issues - 08/16/08 08:48 AM
Financing Solutions with David Reed Credit issues? Your lender can help. We frequently hear we're supposed to regularly check our credit reports. And staying on top of this is especially important when starting to shop for a new home. There are three main credit bureaus: Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion. These bureaus store consumer credit histories by the millions, and hundreds of thousands of businesses tap these bureaus for their data about you. Unfortunately, mistakes can happen. Especially if you're not the only "Bob Johnson" or "Susan Smith" who lives in St. Louis. Let's say you receive a copy of your credit (0 comments)
Lafayette Indiana Real Estate - Mortgage Financing - Gift Funds - 08/16/08 08:45 AM
Financing Solutions with David Reed Getting a cash gift? Lucky you! Getting a gift in the form of cold, hard cash to buy real estate is a wonderful thing. Gift funds are a common way parents help their kids buy a home, but there are certain requirements to follow to ensure the gift transfer goes smoothly. What exactly is a cash gift? Technically, it is a transfer of funds from one party to another without any expectation of being paid back. This non-repayment factor is a key element because lenders can't accurately calculate debt ratios if the gift is in (1 comments)
Lafayette and West Lafayette Indiana Real Estate - Mortgages - 08/16/08 08:43 AM
Financing Solutions with David Reed A bad wrap! We've all heard the term, "wrap around," but what exactly does it mean? A wrap around mortgage, or simply a "wrap," is an agreement where the buyer of a property makes monthly payments to the seller of a property, who then pays the original lender each month. This is perceived as a way of an owner "selling" a property to a buyer without the buyer obtaining conventional financing. While a wrap can be viewed as a traditional sale, in reality it's anything but. All mortgage loans contain a "due on sale" clause. (0 comments)
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