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2010 

Having bad credit can really hurt a first time homebuyer when it comes to getting a loan. Paying a mortgage is a huge step when compared to normal consumer debt. This is the reason borrowers record of paying back loans comes under intense scrutiny when they are attempting to get a first time home...
12/29/2010
Here are five reasons she thinks consumers should consider a home purchase next year: ▪ Mortgage rates will stay low. Even with rates climbing — maybe to as high as 6 percent by 2012 — they are still well below where they have been historically. ▪ Tax cuts could help. Extending the tax cuts could...
12/27/2010
  If your New Year’s resolution involves selling a home in 2011, you’ve got some work to do: There’s lots of inventory out there and in a buyer’s market like this one, getting an offer on a home can be challenging. Still, for the committed seller willing to do some prep work and come to terms wit...
12/27/2010
Recent research has suggested that average first time home buyer was more likely than usual to purchase a home in the previous month, in part because of the ever-increasing mortgage rates. Mortgage rates were pretty low in November; from that point on, however, they have been heading upward.  At ...
12/22/2010
Buying a home is a formidable task. If you have never purchased a home before, the task might seem completely overwhelming. Not to worry! Here are 10 great tips for first-time home buyers that can make the experience completely doable. Whether you are considering getting a home within the year, ...
12/22/2010
Home buyers hear it all the time: the mortgage industry isn’t what is used to be. For all intents and purposes, this is true. In fact, if you want to obtain a home loan, you must be financially prepared, which means putting your proverbial monetary ducks in order. First-time buyers may be shocked...
12/20/2010
Realtors report two facts that don’t go well together: most of the transactions today are short sales; and almost none of their clients understand short sales. By definition, a short sale is when a house on the market is worth less than the seller still owes for it. For example, if one day John a...
12/17/2010
Buying a Delaware home is probably the single most important financial transaction one makes. As home prices and loan rates are at historic lows, it becomes more important for perspective home buyers to learn as much as possible before starting the process of buying a home.   Now  learning about ...
12/17/2010
Consider before you ignore or outright refuse a very low purchase offer for your home. A counteroffer and negotiation could turn that low purchase offer into a sale. When you receive a low offer on your house, the best response is to counter with a price you're willing to accept. Image: Keith Br...
12/15/2010
FSBO, or For Sale by Owner, has become a popular topic in real estate. Five years ago when homes were selling in a week, it wasn't hard to get a contract and close within 30 days. Today, professional realtors spend hundreds in advertising, countless hours negotiating  and stay up late to oversee...
12/15/2010
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