All articles tagged: “Buying a Home”

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Veterans United Home Loans’ Education and Guidance Helps Service Members Achieve the Financial and Personal Benefits of Homeownership

Veterans United Helps Vets Achieve the Benefits of Homeownership

In a Nutshell: For veterans and active military service members, VA home loans represent an ideal route to... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 10/2/18

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Mortgage Investors Group Shares Tips and Tactics Homebuyers Can Use to Improve Their Credit and Qualify for a Home Loan

MIG’s Tips and Tactics to Improve Credit and Qualify for a Home Loan

In a Nutshell: Homeownership has long been the strategy for building a brighter financial future for individuals... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/14/18

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Embrace Home Loans Brings New Financing Options to Credit-Challenged Home Buyers Through Its Innovative beyond™ Program

Embrace Home Loans Adds Options for Borrowers with Credit Issues

In a Nutshell: US homeownership rates peaked in late 2004 and early 2005, just prior to the 2008 financial crisis.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 9/10/18

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The Crucial Nature of Credit: How First-Time Homebuyers with Less-Than-Stellar Scores Can Better Their Chances of Being Approved for a Mortgage

How Would-Be Homebuyers with Credit Issues Can Better Their Odds

In a Nutshell: In the decade since the mortgage crisis, banks have stepped up requirements for anyone looking to... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/17/18

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Mortgage Daily Founder Sam Garcia Shares Advice and Information for First-Time Homebuying Success

Mortgage Daily’s Sam Garcia Shares Advice for First-Time Homebuying

In a Nutshell: While becoming a homeowner has tremendous financial advantages, navigating the mortgage approval... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 7/11/18

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Down Payment Resource Connects Homebuyers to Financial Assistance, Tax Credits, and Other Valuable Programs

Down Payment Resource Connects Homebuyers with Financial Help

In a Nutshell: For potential homebuyers, saving enough money to make a down payment may seem like a monumental... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/29/18

Guide

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5 Steps to Get a Loan as a First-Time Home Buyer with Bad Credit

Getting a Loan as a First-Time Home Buyer

Some things in life can be both exciting and terrifying, all at the same time. Buying your first home, for example,... read more »

Brittney Mayer

By: Brittney Mayer • 6/27/18

Guide

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How Soon Can I Get a Mortgage After Credit Problems?

How Soon Can I Get a Mortgage After Credit Problems?

Many consumers have run into credit issues that can hamper their ability to secure a mortgage loan, be it as minor... read more »

Josh Smith

By: Josh Smith • 3/23/18

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loanDepot Launches mello Home to Connect Pre-Approved Loan Customers to Verified Local Real Estate Agents

loanDepot’s mello Expansion Connects Homebuyers to Sellers

In a Nutshell: By focusing on personal, home, and home equity loans, and making customer service... read more »

Ray FitzGerald

By: Ray FitzGerald • 2/1/18

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“How Long After Bankruptcy Can I Buy a House?” ([current_year])

How Long After Bankruptcy Can I Buy a House?

As children, many of us are taught — usually by our older siblings — to fear the monsters who hide under the bed.... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 1/25/18

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Valley National Bank® Brings Fair and Affordable Homeownership Options to Underserved Neighborhoods

How Valley National Helps Underserved Homebuyers

In a Nutshell: Valley National Bank serves communities in central and northern New Jersey, areas of New York City... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 8/23/17

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SmartAsset™ Leverages Technology to Bring Transparency to Personal Finance Decisions

How SmartAsset™ Leverages Technology in Personal Finance

In a Nutshell: Making important financial decisions, like buying a home, choosing a credit card, or setting... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 8/15/17

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ASHI® Helps Homebuyers Avoid Hidden Repair Costs Through Certified Home Inspections

ASHI® Helps Homebuyers Avoid Hidden Repair Costs

In a Nutshell: For most Americans, buying a home is the single biggest purchase they’ll make in their lives. In... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 6/16/17

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The FORTIFIED Home Program from IBHS Bolsters Communities Against Natural Disasters by Raising Building Standards

IBHS Bolsters Communities Against Natural Disasters

In a Nutshell: Natural disasters and subsequent property damage can be devastating to home and business owners. In... read more »

Adam West

By: Adam West • 5/16/17

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The 4 Most Common Types of Home Loans

The 4 Most Common Types of Home Loans

Financing a home with a credit card is virtually unheard of. If you’re going to buy a home and don’t have cash for... read more »

Aaron Crowe

By: Aaron Crowe • 1/11/18

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10 Best Real Estate Blogs of 2015

10 Best Real Estate Blogs of 2015

Owning a home can be a daunting undertaking, laced with copious amounts of questions and decisions to make, and it... read more »

Alexandra Leslie

By: Alexandra Leslie • 12/5/16

Guide

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4 Tips for Prospective Homebuyers with Poor Credit

4 Tips for Prospective Homebuyers with Poor Credit

Prospective homebuyers have numerous financial elements to consider before shopping for homes. The first step is... read more »

Tali Wee

By: Tali Wee • 12/5/16

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5 Smart Ways to Buy a Home with Bad Credit

5 Smart Ways to Buy a Home with Bad Credit

A bad credit score can make buying a home a big time burden, especially in today’s post-recession economy (or... read more »

Stefanie O'Connell

By: Stefanie O'Connell • 6/1/18

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Renting? When and Why You Should Buy a Home

Renting? When and Why You Should Buy a Home

The question of whether to buy a home or continue renting used to be a no-brainer. Proponents of home ownership... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/11/18

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Rent vs. Buy: 5 Key Questions Before You Decide

Rent vs. Buy: 5 Key Questions Before You Decide

Are you writing yet another rent check and thinking about other options? Is owning your own home always better than... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 1/11/18

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The Ultimate Financial Guide for New Homeowners

The Ultimate Financial Guide for New Homeowners

Moving into your own space and establishing your initial home environment is an incredibly exciting time, but don’t... read more »

Stefanie O'Connell

By: Stefanie O'Connell • 7/25/14

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Can You Buy a Home Without a Down Payment?

Can You Buy a Home Without a Down Payment?

To millions of people all over our country, the American dream of home ownership seems more like a pipe dream. Even... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/25/14

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10 Best Realty Blogs

10 Best Realty Blogs

When it comes to real estate, location is everything. Being in the right spot can be a valuable asset, which is why... read more »

Toby Bower

By: Toby Bower • 10/5/15

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Financial Factors to Consider When Buying a House

Financial Factors to Consider When Buying a House

You have been working on improving your credit and you are ready to apply for a mortgage so you can finally buy... read more »

BadCredit.org Staff

By: BadCredit.org Staff • 2/22/16

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Americans Believe Housing Market Recovery May Be Short-lived

Americans Believe Housing Market Recovery May Be Short-lived

Despite the continued rise in home prices over the past two years, many believe the gains will not last. According... read more »

Mike Randall

By: Mike Randall • 7/24/14

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