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How Risky a Mortgage Applicant Are You? Here’s How to Find Out

by on May 24th, 2017 Leave a Comment

Mortgages aren’t just handed out like free toasters at a bank. On the contrary, before lenders fork over that big bundle of cash that you need in order to buy a home, they’ll size you up carefully to try to determine whether you’re worth the risk. And to do so, they’ll take a hard look at your financial past, […]


Become a Real Estate Investor With 3 Easy Investments

by on May 23rd, 2017 Leave a Comment

Becoming a real estate investor is much more feasible than most people think. There’s no question that real estate investing comes with risk, like any investment. But with risk can come reward, and real estate has that in spades. “Real estate is one of the few investments where your upside is truly unlimited,” says Than […]


What Is a Certificate of Occupancy? Proof Your Home Is Safe

by on May 22nd, 2017 Leave a Comment

Everyone wants to know the home they’re purchasing is safe to live in. That’s why some municipalities go a step beyond the standard home inspection and require a special permit, called a certificate of occupancy, to ensure the houses in their area meet safety codes. To obtain the permit, an additional inspection must be done. […]