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Real Estate Gymnastics: How to Buy a House While Selling Your Own

February 20, 2020

At this point in your life, you probably know that the process of buying or selling a house can be quite stressful. But what if you’re trying to do both at once? Even though it’s…

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The Cheapest Way to Buy a House? Using Home Equity to Purchase Your New Home

February 17, 2020

Buying a new home is always an exciting milestone in a person’s life. Then, selling that home to upgrade to a new one is the typical next step in the journey. Unlike buying a home…

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Bridge Loan Lenders, Home Equity Line of Credit, & Home Equity Loan: How to Choose Which Is Right for You

January 17, 2020

The prospect of selling an old home and buying a new one is exciting. But for buyers who have all their cash  tied up in their existing home equity, it can also be stressful. If…

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The Pros and Cons of Bridge Loans and What to Consider When Buying a Home

December 27, 2019

In 2018, 78 percent of homes in the United States were purchased using home loans as opposed to cash. Among the most popular home loans in the country today are bridge loans.  But what is…

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Buying a Home? Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Buying a House on Contingency

December 18, 2019

Analysts expect 5.25 million existing homes to go on sale by the end of 2019.   The housing market is heating up, and although it hasn’t crept back to its 2005 high, more existing homes have…

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What Does Contingent Mean on a House?

November 11, 2019

If you’ve ever sold a home, you’ve probably at least run across the term “contingency” along the way. Your first instinct probably has been to find out what “contingent” means in real estate, as well…

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How Does a Home Equity Line of Credit Work: A Complete Guide

November 7, 2019

If you’re wondering, “how does a home equity line of credit work?” you’ve come to the right place. The good news is that the basics for a home equity line of credit (HELOC) are simple.…

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Buying and Selling a House with a Mortgage

October 8, 2019

Are you currently looking for a new home while selling your current residence? This can be a stressful time, trying to balance these two life-changing experiences.  Take comfort that you aren’t alone. About 35% of…

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Essentials to Look for in Your Real Estate Bridge Loan

September 24, 2019

When you begin the process of buying a new home, hoping to sell your current house before you buy your next one can seem like a tall order. This is where a real estate bridge…

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How to Buy a House Before Selling Your Current House

September 24, 2019

The traditional home buying process is not the most customer friendly way to make one of the biggest financial purchases and emotional decisions people make in their lifetime. Many homeowners feel a lot of pressure…

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