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How to Bounce Back After Foreclosure

For those looking to put down home ownership roots once more, here are five tips.

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Beyond FHA Loans: How to Buy a Home With a Low Down Payment

You can find a lot of help with your down payment. If you know where to look.

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How to Know You’re Mortgage Preapproval Worthy

Spoiler alert: Find out at least a year before you buy to avoid any potential heartbreaks.

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Why Mortgage Rates Are Never What You Expect

Specific rates can depend on specific circumstances. Yours could have an impact on your mortgage rate.

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Self-Employed? 8 Keys to Getting Approved for a Mortgage and Buying a Home

It's great being your own boss. Not so great being your own accountant, banker and mortgage advisor as well.

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What You Gain — And Lose — With a 15-Year Mortgage

Knowing where you want to be when your mortgage is paid off could be more important than the length of your term.

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5 Facts About Working With a Mortgage Broker

The people you work with during your real estate transaction could have a big impact on the success or failure of that transaction.

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Cash-Out Refinance: How to Use One

This refinance method can help in the short-term, but be careful how you take advantage of it.

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Foreclosure Alternative: Deed in Lieu

Facing foreclosure and you just want it over with? The deed in lieu of foreclosure may be your best alternative. Here are the advantages, disadvantages and tips on obtaining a deed in lieu.

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Turned Down for a Refinance? Don’t Take No for an Answer

When a lender says you don’t qualify for a mortgage refinance, you may be able to fix what’s wrong or find another lender willing to step up.

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