Posts Tagged ‘Home’

How to Get Cash Out of Your Home in a Rising Rate Environment

In a perfect world, you could tap into your home equity and lower your mortgage interest rate at the same time. But because interest rates rise and fall over time, […]

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The Largest Nonbank Home Purchase Lender in the Nation Is a Wholesaler

Everyone wants to be #1 these days. I guess that’s no different than any other days, but the battle to be on top is growing more and more contentious, especially […]

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5 Things Home Buyers Are Doing If They Haven’t Found a Property After 3 Months

If you’re a prospective home buyer, life isn’t fun right now. The real estate market remains red hot (despite those headlines about it cooling) and quality properties are few and […]

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Average Home Seller in 2017 Made Only $39,000

While all the headlines paint a really rosy picture for the real estate market where sellers are cashing in mega gains, the average takeaway isn’t all that great. A recent […]

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2017 Was the Best Year for Home Purchase Mortgages Since the Market Peak

It turns out 2017 was a banner year for mortgages, just not all of them. A total of $ 1.148 trillion in home purchase mortgages were funded last year, the […]

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Quicken Loans Is the Largest Home Loan Lender for the First Time Ever

Anyone watching this space knew it was going to happen, but perhaps not this fast. Quicken Loans officially became the largest mortgage lender in the country during the fourth quarter […]

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Flagstar Offering Zero Down Mortgages to Michigan Home Buyers

Flagstar Bank is the latest mortgage lender to offer a home loan with zero down payment requirement. They even go a step further by offering to pay the borrower’s closing […]

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The Five Most Common Uses of Home Equity Lines of Credit

In case you hadn’t heard, home equity lines of credit are expected to get a lot more popular in coming years as homeowners take advantage of all that recent home […]

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Leasing VS Owning

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ZHome Lets You Sell Your Current Home in 24 Hours So You Can Buy a Brand New One

A company called ZHome, which can apparently generate an offer to buy your home within 24 hours, is also making it easier for existing homeowners to buy brand news homes. […]

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