Questions About an FHA Loan

Commonly knowns as a first-time homebuyer’s loan, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) loans are used to help individuals with low or moderate income to obtain a mortgage. But what does this mean and what are the requirements for FHA loans? Read on to find out some of your FHA questions.

Three Steps to Getting a Mortgage

You have decided it is time to sell your home. It is a big step with some major decisions you have to make. When it comes time for you to apply for a new home loan, there are a lot of things to add to your to-do list. But what exactly are they? There are

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The Expenses of Selling a Home

Many people think that just because they are selling their home they will walk away with thousands of dollars in their bank account. While the concept is a fantastic one, there are some expenses that actually come out of this check. So, are you wondering what you’ll need to pay? Read on to find out

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What is “Ground Rent,” and is it Still Something to Think About?

Ground rent is a relatively antiquated practice dating back to colonial times, and it still exists in Baltimore. The term describes the practice where a homeowner pays only for the physical building and then “rents” the land that it sits on. If you’re new to Baltimore and unfamiliar with the essentials of ground rent, here’s

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What Kind of Home Makes the Most Sense for You?

One of the biggest questions you need to answer before searching for a new home is whether you would prefer to buy a move-in ready home or a fixer-upper. There are certainly pros and cons of each, and the final decision will largely depend on your unique situation.

How Much Does it Cost to Buy a Home?

At the risk of overstating the obvious, you spend a lot of cash when you buy a home. The down payment for your mortgage is only one expense. There are a seemingly endless thicket of other outlays as well: appraisal, inspection, deposit, cash reserves and more. The costs add up.

Tips to Sell Your Home Fast

  You have been thinking about moving for a while and have found your dream home at the perfect price. But now you have to think about selling your home quickly before you close on your new home. So how do you sell your home fast? By reading these tips.

Things to Consider Before Selling Your Home

Deciding to sell your home is a big step for most people. It can mean selling your memories or a home where you children grew up. But a new home means a new start. With all this bouncing around, how do you decide that it is time to buy a new home? Read on to

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Questions to Ask When Touring a House

When touring a home, it can be easy to get caught up in the paint color, closet size, and even the furniture inside. But there are some things you should be asking the touring real estate agent as well as the owners of the home. While your real estate agent may have some of this

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Six Steps to Making the Best Offer

You have finally found the perfect home for you and your family. But how do you make an offer on it? There are actually a lot of things that go into making the best offer possible. So let’s take a look at what you will need to investigate before submitting an offer.