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Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp? [INFOGRAPHIC]




Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp?  [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

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Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing




Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing | Keeping Current Matters

The media has extensively covered the rise in mortgage interest rates since last fall (from 3.42% last September to the current 4.1% according to Freddie Mac). However, a less covered aspect of the mortgage market is that requirements to get a mortgage have eased while rates have risen.

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Millennials Flock to Low Down Payment Programs




Millennials Flock to Low Down Payment Programs | Keeping Current Matters

A recent report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 65% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less in the month of January.

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Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap!




Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap! | Keeping Current Matters

There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage.

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The Importance of Using a Professional to Sell Your Home




The Importance of Using a Professional to Sell Your Home | Keeping Current Matters

When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is actually getting their homes sold.

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