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How to Prepare to Finance a Home

December 16, 2019

Develop a budget: Instead of telling yourself what you’d like to spend, use receipts to create a budget that reflects your actual habits over the last several months. This approach will better factor in unexpected expenses alongside more predictable costs such as utility bills and groceries. You’ll probably spot some ways to save, whether it’s cutting ...

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No Place Like Home For The Holidays: Why You Should Consider Buying In The Winter

December 16, 2019

As the temperatures cool down, so does the housing market. Winter is the time for staying warm, celebrating the holidays and settling in until the weather outside isn’t so frightful, meaning that thoughts of attending open houses are far from the minds of most would-be buyers.This presents an opportunity for savvy home shoppers. While lacing up your ...

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Gifts and Gadgets for Every Room in the House

December 15, 2019

Are you searching for new and innovative gift ideas this holiday season? If so, check out our list of the hottest home technology offerings. We’ve selected a few of our favorites for every room in the house.These smart systems and devices add comfort, convenience, and a “cool factor” that will delight your friends and family.  ...

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Just for Christmas

December 15, 2019

1Need help decorating?You can hire a florist to decorate your home for the Christmas Season. They make beautiful bows and take everything down at a scheduled time. This may be worth the cost when the season sneeks up on you and showingsare abundant and time is running out for cooking and shoping. Paula Fields 336-543-8683  ...

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Keeping Current

December 15, 2019

A real estate agent staying current on the market is as important as a meteorologist knowing the weather. People look to you to know what’s happening or what’s going to happen, and it’s one of your biggest strengths when helping people buy and sell homes. ...

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5 HUD Home Buying Mistakes To Avoid

December 14, 2019

Post by: Nancy Braun, Showcase Realty Know the pitfalls of buying a HUD home If you plan to be a home-flipper, investing in a Charlotte NC HUD home may seem like a good idea. But if it is your first time, and you don’t know anyone who has bought a HUD home in your area, investing in ...

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Set a Christmas Budget

December 13, 2019

How to Budget During the Christmas SeasonIt’s so easy to get wrapped up in the holiday spirit and want to grant everyone’s wishes. However, this can result in you stretching your wallet too thin and then having to scrunt through the rest of December and maybe even early January.Here are some tips for saving money during ...

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How Much Money Will I Save in Taxes If I Buy a House?

December 13, 2019

How Much Money Will I Save in Taxes If I Buy a House?By Mark Kennan & Reviewed By Ryan Cockerham, CISI Capital Markets And Corporate Finance - Updated April 05, 2019How Much Money Will I Save in Taxes If I Buy a House?Home ownership has long been rewarded with various tax deductions under the Internal Revenue Code, ...

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Selling At Christmas..

December 13, 2019

Selling at Christmas is a great time to sell.Homes are beautiful decoracted . They feel very cozy. At the hoildays  are a good time to sell your home. Visitors are in town -some are thinking aboutmoving here or back to town. Let your home be shown. Someone looking at the holidays are very serious about buying.  As agents ...

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2020 Real Estate Outlook: Expert Predictions For Mortgage Rates, Home Prices, Tech And More

December 12, 2019

  The 2019 housing market has been one of low rates, high demand and limited supply—particularly on the lower-priced end of the market. Will 2020 be more of the same? According to experts, yes and no.We spoke to six mortgage, real estate, and housing professionals. Here’s what they say is in store for the ...

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FHA, VA, and USDA Property Guidelines and Requirements

December 12, 2019

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A 365 Day Difference in Homeownership

December 11, 2019

Over the past year, mortgage rates have fallen more than a full percentage point. This is a great driver for homeownership, as today’s low rates provide consumers with some significant benefits. Here’s a look at three of them:Refinance: If you already own a home, you may want to decide if you’re going to refinance. It’s ...

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Holiday Home Safety Tips

December 11, 2019

Keep your home safe during the holidays!-Don't have packages delivered to your home while you're away.  Prevent 'porch pirates' by having packages delivered to your work or to a relative or neighbor that will be home for the deliver.  -Keep your lights on timers to go off at night, but do not ...

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Short Sale and Foreclosure: How Are They Different?

December 11, 2019

As unfortunate as it can be when homeowners fall behind on mortgage payments and must face the possibility of losing their homes, short sales and foreclosures provide them options for moving on financially. The terms are often used interchangeably, but they’re actually quite different, with varying timelines and financial impact on the homeowner. Here’s a brief overview....

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Can I Sell My Home During The Holidays?

December 09, 2019

 Sure! Here are a few tips to help you:People Looking For Homes During The Holidays Are A Lot More Serious BuyersAnyone house hunting during the holidays usually has a good reason for doing it. Work with your agent to target buyers on a deadline. This could include people relocating for jobs in your area, college students and staff, ...

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Is your chimney in good working order?

December 09, 2019

 Since the colder weather is here, I thought that it would serve a s a great reminder. If you are anything like me, a nice warm fire in the fireplace makes home a cozy and comfortable place to be when the weather breaks. Before using the fireplace for the first time each year, a prudent homeowner should have ...

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No More VA Loan Limits Next Year: Who's unhappy?

December 09, 2019

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Benefits of Selling Your Home During the Holidays

December 09, 2019

As the holidays are approaching, many people are busy decorating their homes, lighting the tree, and marking their calendars to visit friends and family.With all the busyness of the season, you might be wondering if now you should even attempt to sell your home. Any potential home buyers are also busy attending get-togethers or traveling out of town, ...

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December 2019 Coffee County TN Market Update

December 09, 2019

In the Middle Tennessee area of Coffee County , TN; the number of home sales was up 8% from 2018 to 2019. Even with limited inventory, the number of sales is increasing. Average home prices for 2019 had a 6% increase from 2018 YTD.The average days on the market are stable this year to date  vs. 2018 year ...

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LEARN ABOUT HOME-OWNERSHIP IN KNOXVILLE TN

December 06, 2019

Department of HUD was developed for the American Dream to be realized! HUD promotes homeownership and supports buyers using FHA loan purchasing power to acquire properties they own.  Every real estate transaction requires that the home meet appraisal criteria by condition and price for the type of loan the purchaser is utilizing. This takes a great deal of ...

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Find the right agent for YOU!

December 06, 2019

Selling or buying a property is a difficult task; most dare not try to deal with the multitude of processes by themselves. Most people seek out help from a real estate agent to help either assist or speed up the home buying or selling process. The aim of any recommendable agent is to help their clients achieve their real ...

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Build Your Ideal Home Office on a Budget

December 05, 2019

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Redfin will now let people buy a house in California without a real estate agent

December 04, 2019

Buyers for homes listed by Redfin agents don’t need a buyer agentDecember 4, 2019, 2:43 pm By Ben LanePeople in California who want to buy a home without using a real estate agent can now do exactly that, thanks to Redfin.The online real estate brokerage, which has been growing its mortgage and direct homebuying operations over the ...

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FHA Loan Rules And Mortgage Closing Costs

December 03, 2019

FHA home loan rules for mortgage closing costs include a requirement that down payment funds come from approved sources, but there are plenty of other guidelines for the money you’ll need to pay at closing time.There are three basic categories when it comes to your home loan closing costs, some of which are subject to change. Some ...

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5 Tips For First Time Home Buyers - Avoid Paying Too Much For a Mortgage

December 01, 2019

For most people, the ambition to acquire their own home is their most important goal, surpassing all others, and it is the primary influence and motivation for how they conduct their business, financial, and personal lives.There are a number of benefits to owning your own home: it provides more housing security for you and your family; the equity ...

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