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Choosing a Down Payment Option

If you are in the market for a new home, one of the first things you should consider financially is how much of a down payment you can make. Most home buyers know that the most common mortgage loan (a Conventional loan) requires 20% down payment. This means that if you purchase a home worth […]

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The Benefits of Refinancing

If you are a homeowner, you may have considered refinancing your current mortgage. Refinancing can offer many advantages to help you meet your financial goals. If you are just starting to look into refinancing, or have been thinking about it for a while, here are three benefits that you should consider. Lower Interest Rate It […]

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Purchasing in a Sellers Market

How to Purchase a Home in a Sellers’ Market

Finding the right home can be stressful enough, but in a sellers’ market, it gets even tougher to find the right home right away. The market can change quickly, so it’s important to be flexible and change your plan as the market changes. In a sellers’ market, there are fewer homes listed and usually a […]

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Ornament Trees

This is the wrap up post for NFM’s 12 Days of Holiday Crafts – Day #12: Ornament Trees. Decorate your porch, your doorway, your fireplace, or even your office with these eye-catching ornament trees! Inspired by a tutorial on The Dizzy House, these festive trees are sure to brighten up any room. You will need: […]

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NFM Lending sponsors the Navy SEAL Foundation

NFM Lending is proud to sponsor the Navy SEAL Foundation, an organization that provides assistance and support to Navy SEALs and their families. The Foundation offers programs that help these warriors and their families financially, emotionally, and mentally, including educational opportunities, tragedy assistance, survivor support, and legacy preservation. This past month, NFM Lending held its […]

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Paper Stars

12 Days of Holiday Crafts – Day #11: Paper Stars. For Northern Europe and Scandinavia, the holidays mean paper stars and paper star lanterns are brought out and displayed on windows. Following this tutorial from Me and My DIY, we created paper stars to bring some of that Scandinavian tradition to your home. Materials Needed: […]

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Snowy Luminaries

12 Days of Holiday Crafts – Day #10: Snowy Luminaries. Light up your home on cold winter evenings with these rustic luminaries. Whether you’re throwing a holiday party and want a seasonal centerpiece, or simply want to sit and read by candlelight, these luminaries add a simple, yet elegant finishing touch to your holiday decorating. […]

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NFM’s Support Our Troops Drive 2015

NFM Lending’s 8th Annual Support Our Troops Drive has come to an end. On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, NFM sent 150 care packages to U.S. troops overseas. Employees spent the month of November collecting and filling boxes with non-perishable food items, toiletries, books, magazines, DVDs, accessories, and more. These care packages were sent with help […]

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Holiday Wood Centerpiece

12 Days of Holiday Crafts – Day #9: Holiday Wood Centerpiece. Anyone that is hosting a holiday get-together knows the importance of having a beautiful table centerpiece. But since each household has a different color scheme (and some people even do different holiday palettes every year), we thought it would be best to do a […]

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