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What is the best mortgage rate?

What is the best mortgage rate?

October 1, 2019 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

A 1.9% online rate will definitely attract attention! But cheapest is not always best. Once the fine print is read, many will find they don’t qualify, and often there are restrictions that could ... [read more]

How to get a mortgage if you have bad credit

How to get a mortgage if you have bad credit

September 24, 2019 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Sometimes, a difficult past is standing in the way of a bright future. Bad credit can do that to you. After all, credit history is an integral part of the mortgage approval process. If you’re ... [read more]

Six Incentives for First-Time Buyers

Six Incentives for First-Time Buyers

September 20, 2019 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Six Incentives for First-Time Buyers Before and after buying your first home, don’t leave money on the table! Be sure to take advantage of the programs and incentives offered that can best help ... [read more]

Why You Need an Emergency Fund And How to Get One

Why You Need an Emergency Fund And How to Get One

September 22, 2017 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Building an emergency fund is something most people know they should do but few actually get around to doing. A recent study found that nearly two-thirds of Americans did not have an emergency fund, a ... [read more]

Take Advantage of Low Interest Rates – Refinance Your Mortgage Today!

Take Advantage of Low Interest Rates – Refinance Your Mortgage Today!

September 15, 2017 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Borrowers are loving the current record low interest rates, and homeowners stand to benefit even more. If you bought your home more than a few years ago, you could probably benefit from a refinance ... [read more]

Should You Spend the Full Mortgage Amount You're Approved For?

Should You Spend the Full Mortgage Amount You're Approved For?

September 8, 2017 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Before you start shopping for a new home, you'll need to know exactly how much house you can afford. Otherwise, you could end up in a home that is way out of your budget. What you qualify for may not ... [read more]

The Benefits of Investing in Income Producing Properties

The Benefits of Investing in Income Producing Properties

September 1, 2017 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Making money in any real estate venture is a difficult task, and many people don't have the skills (or the stomach) for flipping houses. An alternative to this intrinsically risky activity is to purch ... [read more]

Strategies to Dig Yourself Out of the Debt Hole

Strategies to Dig Yourself Out of the Debt Hole

August 25, 2017 | Posted by: Ingrid Faisal

Debt. It's something almost everyone will have at some point in their life. But what happens when your debt begins to get the better of you? What options are available? Some simple strategies can he ... [read more]

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