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My dad served in the military during Viet Nam. My Grandpa Bettag in World War II. I know my dad didn't see any combat, but his experience in the military was so bad that he forbid us to go to the local Military Academy for High School. Don't get me wrong, my dad is so patriotic. He understands th...
I'm sitting in a continuing education class right now.  I can't even begin to tell you how much fun that I'm having.  But.....as an attorney and as a lender I can tell you this.  A realtor can't rely on a lender's pre-approval. In other words, the pre-approval letter isn't what you think it is! T...
So last night, after hours, I get a phone call from a realtor, a borrower and the buyer's attorney.  All separate phone calls.  The realtor told the borrower to go with me.  The buyer's attorney told the buyer to go with me, but why? The borrower then calls and begins to spill the beans.  The buy...

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