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Buying a Home Remains 38% Less Expensive than Renting!

November 6, 2014 9:45 am

Buying a Home Remains 38% Less Expensive than Renting!  | Keeping Current Matters In Trulia’s latest Rent vs. Buy Report, they explained that homeownership remains cheaper than renting with a traditional 30-year fixed rate mortgage throughout the 100 largest metro areas in the United States.

Debunking 4 Myths about Buying a Home

November 5, 2014 9:57 am

Debunking 4 Myths about Buying a Home | Keeping Current Matters A recent study by the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard University revealed when renters were asked why they do no plan to own in the future, financial constraints were a more common response than the perceived lifestyle benefits they may receive from renting.

Either Way, You’re Still Paying a Mortgage

November 4, 2014 10:09 am

Either Way You're Still Paying a Mortgage | Keeping Current Matters There are some people that have not purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either your mortgage or your landlord’s.

5 Reasons You Shouldn’t For Sale by Owner

November 3, 2014 10:21 am

5 Reasons You Should Not For Sale By Owner | Keeping Current Matters Some homeowners may consider trying to sell their home on without the assistance of a real estate professional, known in the industry as a For Sale by Owner (FSBO). We think there are several reasons this might not be a good idea for the vast majority of sellers.

Taking the "Spooky" Out of the Mortgage Process [INFOGRAPHIC]

October 31, 2014 7:24 am

Taking the