Mortgage Rate Basics: What They Are and How They Work


If you’re like us, you occasionally hear chatter at your family barbeque about how interest rates are low and “now is the time to buy!” We all nod and pretend we understand what they’re talking about before losing ourselves in the food and conversations. Here we are going to answer the questions of what mortgage […]


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4 Steps Every Smart FSBO Takes


By-owner sellers are closing their home sales without an agent and saving a lot of money in the process, but they still need to budget for their professional support team. It’s a good idea for by-owner sellers to assemble this team of pros early on, considering their services may be required at different stages in […]


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The Top 5 Mistakes First-Time Real Estate Investors Make


Many novice real estate investors don’t know where to start when purchasing their first property. We reached out to Rick Sharga, executive vice president of Auction.com, about his tips for avoiding common pitfalls. As the market continues to recover, many people are starting to think again about real estate investing. Have you decided to dip […]


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14 Ways to Heat Up Interest in Property Listings Now


Featured home: 201 Seminary Dr., Dyer, IN 46311Listing ID 23963174 Have you noticed sales in your area have started to slow down? You’re not alone. As mortgage interest rates increased, pending home sales dipped slightly in July, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Dr. Lawrence Yun, NAR chief economist, said the dip is […]


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