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Finding a Way to Purchase a Home
Buying a home is an exciting time, and often not as difficult as it may seem. All you need is a little information.
You need three basic things to purchase a home: good income, good credit and a good amount of cash. If you are lacking in one area, don't worry, with a little effort, you can find a solution.
For example, if you have a lot of cash, your income and credit may not matter. You simply pay for your home outright. That is the ideal situation. You can usually negotiate with a seller for a lower purchase price because you don't require a mortgage approval. You are a simple, quick transaction to the seller.
You may be in the opposite situation. You could have a good income and excellent credit, but little cash saved. There are options for you as well. You can find many loan programs, especially those for first-time homebuyers, which offer low down payments, sometimes as low a 3%. You will have to pay for private mortgage insurance, but it is worth it to be able to purchase a home.
There are loan programs out there for those who do not want to disclose their income information. These loans are ... more
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