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4 Reasons to Buy a Home Instead of Renting

4 Reasons to Buy a Home Instead of Renting

The financial benefits of buying a home compared with renting have yoyoed over the years, especially of late. If you're sitting on the fence, here are…

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How Getting Preapproved for a Mortgage Differs from Being Prequalified

How Getting Preapproved for a Mortgage Differs from Being Prequalified

You've probably heard this one: A home is the biggest — and most important — purchase of your life. Although that bit of conventional wisdom may be enough…

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The Benefits of a Mortgage Preapproval — and How to Get One

The Benefits of a Mortgage Preapproval — and How to Get One

Unless you were recently selected as the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft or released a hit album, you probably won't pay for your new house in cash. Like millions…

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Is Fall the Best Time to Buy a House?

Is Fall the Best Time to Buy a House?

Sometimes it's smarter to buy certain items according to the season, like sweaters near the end of winter and swimsuits in late summer. But what's the…

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How to Tell You're Ready to Buy a House

How to Tell You're Ready to Buy a House

Making the decision to become a homeowner is emotionally and financially complex. Here are some key things to ask yourself if you're considering whether…

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How a Real Estate Agent Can Help You Land a Home

How a Real Estate Agent Can Help You Land a Home

Owning a home can be an excellent source of financial stability and security. Plus, you don't have to deal with those noisy upstairs neighbors anymore.

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4 Things to Do Before Buying a Home

4 Things to Do Before Buying a Home

As exciting as it is to buy a home, the lead-up can be a dizzying experience, especially for first-time buyers. But don't fret. Breaking down the process…

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