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MORTGAGE MYTHS

For the good and bad of it (and there is both a bad and good side to this), home mortgages require only 3% down and as low as a 580 FICO score to qualify. Great news for credit worthy but cash starved buyers; maybe bad news for the health of Read More

RENT OR OWN, YOU PAY A MORTGAGE

Rent or Own, You Pay a Mortgage. Have written about this topic frequently in the past. This is another nice summary of the reasons to get into a home of your own and build your net worth instead of the landlord. There are some people that have not purchased a Read More

REAL ESTATE VALUES TODAY

Interesting and timely topic as people balance the risk of buying a house against the risk of another “BUBBLE COLLAPSE”, like we hit after 2007. Looking at the actual statistics gives a more calming picture. For example, in Delaware County, prices of single family houses peaked at an average price Read More

SELLING YOUR HOUSE, PICK THE RIGHT AGENT

This is something that Kris and I cover often on our radio show, “DAD AND DAUGHTER TALK REAL ESTATE” every Wednesday on WCHE AM 1520 from 5-530. (Those who are outside the listening area, just google WCHE AM and stream it on the net.) Best way to pick the right Read More