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Coronavirus and Mortgages

Coronavirus and Mortgages

Back in March, the federal government cut interest rates in an attempt to stimulate the economy during the COVID-19 pandemic. In addition, many lenders are offering programs that will allow homeowners who have lost income to pause mortgage payments without…

Using Technology to Close A Home

Using Technology to Close A Home

The coronavirus pandemic has not stopped the real estate market — it has just moved most of the process online. While the industry has been slow to adopt technology in the past, the pandemic has created a seismic shift in…

5 Tips for Selling During Pandemic

5 Tips for Selling During Pandemic

While the coronavirus has changed so much about our daily lives, one thing hasn’t changed – people are still buying and selling homes. In fact, many sellers are facing big life changes that require they sell their homes now. If…

Budget Backyard Privacy Ideas

Budget Backyard Privacy Ideas

With warmer weather on the way, homeowners with backyards will no doubt be spending much more time outdoors. But does your yard lack the privacy you desire? Whether your yard gets too much sun or too many curious looks from…

Common Closing Costs for Homebuyers

Common Closing Costs for Homebuyers

When you’re purchasing a home, the down payment isn’t the only money you’ll need to have available. Homebuyers will be expected to pay certain fees and costs at the closing of the deal. If you’ve never purchased a home before,…

How Much Down Payment Do You Need?

How Much Down Payment Do You Need?

A critical step in buying a home is making the down payment. And for many homebuyers, saving for the down payment can be the biggest obstacle to overcome. But how much do you really need for a down payment? Let’s…