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Home Loan Programs Part II

Home Loan Programs Part II

Last week I discussed the importance of being informed on what loan programs there are available when shopping for a home loan.  This is so that you can be best aligned with the right program for your circumstances.  This week I am going to continue that discussion and talk about a few non-conventional programs.  Below are just some of the non-conventional programs that are available to consumers. Read the rest of this entry

Vocabulary Lesson 8

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Lesson 8

Ever wonder what the fees on your HUD meant, let alone what they were? In this vocab lesson, see what it is you are really paying for. Read the rest of this entry

Vocabulary Lesson 7

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Lesson 7

 

Contract and Closing vocabulary… sometimes a word gets mentioned and you just scratch your head, well…..scratch no more!!

 

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Vocabulary Lesson 6

vocabulary property guidingABC – XYZ…and everything in between! Read the rest of this entry

FIRPTA = Not A Dirty Word…

What is FIRPTA? It is an acronym for the Foreign Investment in Real Property Tax Act. It was enacted back in 1980 and requires withholding and remittance of 10% of the amount realized by the foreign seller of a US real property interest. Read the rest of this entry