Monthly Archives: August 2016

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23 08, 2016

Mortgage Pre-Qualification or Pre-Approval

By |2017-05-17T22:19:36+00:00August 23rd, 2016|Advice|0 Comments

PHOTO: CafeCredit.com If you're in the process of purchasing a home - or even in the "just looking" stage - you may have already met with a lender who has suggested that you get yourself either pre-qualified or pre-approved for a loan. Yet, while these two terms may sound very similar, they actually [...]

16 08, 2016

What Type of Contingencies Might You Find in that Offer from a Potential Buyer

By |2016-10-26T12:20:25+00:00August 16th, 2016|Advice, Selling Advice|0 Comments

Your home has been on the market for a while, and you've finally received an offer from a potential buyer. The price that they are proposing seems fine, but there are also some "what ifs" or contingencies included in the contract that need to occur in order to make things work. These are commonly referred [...]

9 08, 2016

Should You Consider a Lease Purchase?

By |2016-10-26T12:20:25+00:00August 9th, 2016|Advice, Saving Money|0 Comments

If you've been searching the Home For Sale ads for any period of time lately, you may have come across a few that are labeled as "Lease Purchase" or "Rent to Own." While these may not have been so prevalent many years ago, over the past decade or so, this option has become more popular [...]

2 08, 2016

Should You Pay a Premium Price for Your Dream Home?

By |2016-10-26T12:20:25+00:00August 2nd, 2016|Advice|0 Comments

You've been searching high and low for your dream home, and lo and behold there it is! It's even in the perfect location. The only problem is that it appears to be someone else's dream home, too. In cases like this where a bidding war might ensue, you could be inclined to overspend. After all, [...]