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Underwater Mortgages

By Austin White / January 30, 2014
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If you are underwater on your mortgage – meaning you owe more than your home is worth – you have several options. Each potential solution has its pros and cons, and some are better than others.

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Home Inspection

By Austin White / January 20, 2014
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If you are shopping for a new home, you have probably been told to get a home inspection before you buy. Some real estate companies include home inspections in their purchase agreements.

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Prescreen, Valid Offers and What They Trigger

By Austin White / January 3, 2013
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If you receive a mortgage loan offer through the mail chances are the offer is the result of a prescreening process. Lenders prescreen “raw” data made available by the credit bureaus.

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