How to Move Forward with a Low Appraisal

Before closing day, a home appraisal takes place. An appraiser visits the property to inspect the visual aspects of the…

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2020 Conforming Loan Limits

Last week, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced new conforming loan limits for Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac.  In…

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Condo Requirements for FHA Financing

Last month, we shared with you information about new FHA condo approval rules, which went into effect on October 15,…

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What’s the difference between pre-qualified and pre-approved?

If you are buying a home, you’ve heard the terms pre-qualified and pre-approved. While the terms are often used interchangeably,…

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5 Common Contingencies in Real Estate

When negotiating on the purchase of a house or property, buyers and sellers can include contingency clauses. Both parties must…

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