Realty Reality - Blog Posts - Highlights - August 2008

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Here are some of the Realty Reality blog articles that appeared during the past month of August:

Renter's Insurance
While homeowner's insurance is almost an assumption for anyone buying a home and auto insurance is mandated by law, renter's have never sought insurance protection in large numbers. Studies have shown that as few as 40 percent of all tenants are covered by renter's insurance. With tenancy rates once again on the rise, now is a good time to examine the benefits of renter's insurance...

What To Do When facing an ARM Reset
This August, some homeowners have been feeling a little more than the usual heat. By the end of this summer, over 300,000 subprime adjustable rate mortgages will "reset" from lower introductory rates to current market rates. The change in rate can equate to a tough-to-stomach bump in monthly payments, especially for loans that feature extra-low "teaser" rates...

Grill Tips for Your Backyard Barbeque
Summer time or any nice warm day is the right time to head out of the kitchen and into the backyard for a little cooking al fresco. Whether a quiet evening at home with the family or a full-fledged block party, there's nothing quite like a meal freshly cooked and hot of the grill. Here are some grilling tips for novices and BBQ pros alike...

Improved VA Benefits Aid Disabled Veterans in Adapting Homes
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) will use a locality-based approach in raising ceilings on its no-downpayment home loans from the current $417,000 to as much as $729,000...

2008 IRS Report of Foreign-Controlled Domestic Corporations
The Internal Revenue Service(IRS) ay released the summer 2008 issue of the Statistics of Income Bulletin, which features tax year 2005 data on the growth in profits and tax liability reported by foreign-controlled domestic corporations...

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Comments (2)


Renter's Insurance brings peace of mind, especially if you ever have to make a claim.  Do you homework and research renter's insurance cost and coverage. 

You desrve the best insurance at the lowest price!  Here's a good site to research Renter's Insurance:

Sep 07, 2008 01:40 PM

Here's the link: 

<a href="">All Renter's Insurance</a>

Sep 07, 2008 01:41 PM