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‘Welcome Home’ Grant, Back Again! 2012

Posted on February 22, 2012 by tim in Buying, FHA, First Time Home Buyer, Grant Money, Home Buyer Programs, Market Update, Mortgage

Ok, so it appears that my old post from 2010 on the Welcome Home Grant is still getting the bulk of the traffic from search engines!!! – So I hope this one finds everyone just as well because like any …

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Caution: Home Equity Lines of Credit

Posted on May 10, 2011 by tim in Buying, Credit Score, Home Equity Lines, Mortgage, Pre-approval

More than ever, you should make sure you know what is on your credit report – and the steps that should be taken if improvement is needed. One thing that many people do not know is that The Home Equity …

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Top Items That Can Delay a Closing

Posted on April 27, 2011 by tim in Appraisal, Buying, Mortgage, Selling

There are several reason’s why a closing may not occur on time, or even at all. Here are some of the main obstacles that may delay your deal:…

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Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts During the Loan Process

Posted on March 30, 2011 by tim in Buying, Credit Score, Mortgage

Did you know that most lenders pull your credit report a couple of times during the loan process? Keep in mind that they typically pull a new credit report prior to closing the loan, and if your credit scores have …

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“Welcome Home Grant” Starts TODAY!

Posted on March 1, 2011 by tim in Buying, Closing Costs, FHA, First Time Home Buyer, Grant Money, Home Buyer Programs, Tax Credit

Article below is from 2011 – for a more updated approach to the 2012 Welcome Home Grant, click here to see updated details.

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Fannie and Freddie Going Away

Posted on February 17, 2011 by tim in Buying, FHA, Market Update, Mortgage

Two years in the making — the federal government will be reducing their involvement in the mortgage market. Both Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will wind down within as little as five years.…

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Military Homebuyer Tax Credit

Posted on January 5, 2011 by tim in Buying, First Time Home Buyer, Grant Money, Home Buyer Programs, Tax Credit

Although the Homebuyer Tax Credit expired for most customers this past summer, it is still available for members of the military who have served outside the U.S. for at least 90 days between January 1, 2009 and May 1, 2010. …

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10 Reasons to Buy a Home in 2011

Posted on December 30, 2010 by tim in Buying, First Time Home Buyer

Is 2011 your year to become a homeowner? Most people who choose a New Year’s resolution typically pick a goal to achieve or habit to break, but 2011 may be the year that they resolve to buy their first home.…

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Cincinnati: 49% More Home Buying Power

Posted on December 26, 2010 by tim in Buying, Market Update

Locally, the public has 49% more home buying power than the nation, when you factor in (1) the median home price, (2) monthly mortgage payment, and (3) median annual income. Cincinnati wins in all three categories from a nationwide third …

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Pre-Purchase Rate Protection – offered by only one bank in Cincinnati!

Posted on December 6, 2010 by tim in Buying, Home Buyer Programs, Mortgage

I learned about a new product recently that makes so much sense yet it is only offered by one bank in Cincinnati. It is called Pre-Purchase Rate Protection, by Coldwell Banker Home Loans. What is does:

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