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How to Buy a Home — Even with Student Loan Debt

If you are one of the 44 million Americans with student loan debt, you may think that buying a home is out of your reach....

5 Reasons to Invest in an Energy-Efficient Home

Savvy home buyers know that refined design, quality craftsmanship, and top-notch building materials are important factors to look for when shopping for a new home....

8 Ways to Improve Your Credit before Applying for a Mortgage

We’re often asked about our best advice for future homebuyers, and at the top of that list is to make sure your credit is solid...

The First-Time Home Buyer’s Guide to Getting a Loan

If you’re like most people, a house is the most expensive thing you’ll ever buy. And unless you’re sitting on a sizable nest egg, you’ll...

Ready to Buy a Home? Why You Shouldn’t Wait

Have you been dreaming about eat-in kitchens and backyard patios? Do you spend hours perusing local real estate listings and researching neighborhoods? If you’re thinking...

Should You Buy an Old Home or a New Home?

It’s one of the first decisions facing every would-be homeowner — should you purchase a used home that’s already been lived in or go with...

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We’ve Never Seen Interest Rates Like These

With mortgage interest rates at an all-time low, there may not be a better time to purchase a home. According to recent data released by...

Our Top Ten Tips for Moving Day

Whether you’re a pro at moving or you’re undertaking a big move for the first time, the process can feel stressful. We can’t promise it...

5 First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes — And How to Avoid Them

Searching for and finding your first home is an exciting process, but because the experience is brand new, it’s easy for buyers to make missteps....

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