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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

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Buying a Home with as Little as 3-5% Down Payment

October 30, 2014 7:36 am

Buying a Home for as Little as 3-5% Down | Keeping Current Matters We have recently reported on the misconception that many buyers have regarding the down payment necessary to purchase a home. Multiple studies reveal that 40-50% of Americans believe you need between 15-20% of a down payment to be eligible to purchase a home.

Gallup Poll: Real Estate Best Long-Term Investment

October 29, 2014 7:48 am

Gallup Poll: Real Estate is Best Long-Term Investment | Keeping Current Matters The Gallup organization conducts an annual report entitled the Economy and Personal Finances Poll, which asks Americans to choose the best option for long-term investment.