Back in 2013, FHA home loans became a lot less attractive because most newly originated mortgages required mortgage insurance to be paid for the entire life of the loan. Instead of paying mortgage insurance premiums for say 5-10 years, or until the loan-to-value (LTV) fell to 78%, many new FHA borrowers were stuck paying the [&hellip
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As the housing market changes, here are the ideal homes for America's generations, from Generation Z to Baby Boomers!
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If you're looking to get a great deal on a foreclosed home in 2019, here are five markets you'll want to include in your search, from Homes.com.
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The National Association of Realtors just released its 2017 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers, and there are lots of interesting tidbits. Letâs explore 10 of them. 88% of Recent Buyers Financed Their Home Purchase First things first, an overwhelming share of recent home buyers used a mortgage to finance their home purchase, as opposed [&hellip
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Chicago has a reputation for great hot dogs, delicious deep-dish pizza, cold weather, and two excellent baseball teams. What many people donât realize is that Chicago also has a plethora of haunted houses. If youâre moving to or visiting the Chicago area and want to visit some of the cityâs creepiest attractions or real haunted houses, check out our list.
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Weâve heard it for years now â that itâs a sellerâs market. And itâs hard to argue that fact with home prices hitting new nominal highs in many states across the nation, month after month. If you’re a seller these days, it shouldnât take long to offload your home for a record price if you [&hellip
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