By Marina Locks

Jun 26, 2013

What Happens at Closing?

Closing Overview Do you know what happens at closing? Closing is one of the final steps in the loan process. The closing on a loan is where all the necessary legal paperwork is presented and signed. At closing, the ownership of a property is transferred from...

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By Marina Locks

Jun 12, 2013

The Importance of School Districts When Purchasing a Home

There are many factors that go into deciding where to purchase a home. At the top of many home-buyers’ list is the quality of the school district. This is an obvious concern for many parents and parents-to-be as attending a good public school is essential...

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By Marina Locks

May 28, 2013

8 Ways to Use Your Tax Refund

If you have just gotten your tax refund or plan to receive one soon you should start thinking of ways to use your money responsibly—or just treat yourself! According to the Internal Revenue Service, the average individual tax refund was $2,651. Here are 8...

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By Marina Locks

May 22, 2013

What is a Jumbo Loan?

If you’re looking to buy an expensive home and need a large loan amount, a Jumbo Loan could be the right option for you. Jumbo loans exceed the conforming limit on loans set by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. How do you know if you’re loan amount is...

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By Marina Locks

May 7, 2013

What is a Home Improvement Loan?

Are you looking to do a home renovation? Would you like to re-do your kitchen or baths?  Do you need new flooring?  You might want get a new roof or repair a damaged section of your house. Making improvements to your home can be very costly, and it can be...

Topic: Home improvement
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