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Covering housing and economic trends of all points surrounding the RTP / RDU (Research Triangle Park), including the major markets of Cary, Holly Springs, Raleigh, Wake Forest, Chapel Hill, Durham and Johnston County.



In North Carolina one of the best mortgage programs is the USDA Home Loan.  These mortgage loans are fairly easy to qualify for, and the minimum credit score requirements for USDA Loans in NC are somewhat flexible. Have you been told your credit scores are too low to buy a house?  Remember - cred...
We often talk to first time home buyers who want to know the minimum credit score requirements for a mortgage in North Carolina.  The answer, while not complicated, is not one where I can just spit out ONE number as a benchmark for all mortgage programs.  I can pretty easily say, however, that fr...
FHA loan limits in 2013 are now $295,000 in Wake County to . They are scheduled to change in 2014, and the maximum loan limit for FHA Mortgage Raleigh NC will go down to $280,600 staring 1/1/2014.  The FHA Mortgage loan is not limited to First Time Home Buyers, and will allow for lower credit sc...
One of the best benefits available to Veterans is the ability to purchase a home with no monthly PMI and no down payment.  You can use your VA Home Loan benefits more than once!  If you used your VA Home Loan Benefits 20 years ago to buy your first home, and then you sold the house, you VA Home L...

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