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Rent or Buy...You Pay for the House You Occupy Whether you rent or buy, you pay for the house you occupy. You must live somewhere and there's a price to pay for it. A simple analysis will show you whether it's cheaper to rent or buy. Some people don't have any choice but to rent because they don'...
04/26/2011
Lancaster General Hospital (LGH) 'Home in the City' Program This cozy townhome is located within the borders of the Lancaster City, PA area that LGH designates for their Home in the City program.  Eligible LGH employees can get help with their closing costs and/or down payment.  LGH employees may...
04/11/2011
Recently, a homeowner had a burglary and part of the insurance claim was denied because they didn't have proof of purchase or a current inventory of their personal belongings.  This is something that could happen to anyone.  Even if you had an inventory but it was several years old, it could cost...
04/08/2011
Open House - First Time on Hand Ave, Lancaster PA 340 Hand Avenue, Lancaster PA will be held open for the first time between 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm Sunday, April 3, 2011.   Please stop by and see what a value this home is for only $67,900!               This remodeled Lancaster PA city townhouse has...
04/01/2011
Red Rose Singles of Lancaster PA April Newsletter                                                                                   Our March meeting picked up with the program we had planned for February, but which had to be postponed due to the ice storm.  A fun time was had by all as we learne...
04/01/2011
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Supersize a VA Loan Since 2004, the maximum VA loan is the same as the maximum FNMA mortgage which is currently $417,000.  Occasionally, a Veteran wants a loan in excess of that amount.  If the Veteran will put a 25% down payment on the excess amount, a lender will loan the other 75%. ExampleSale...
03/14/2011
Waiting to Purchase a Home May Cost You More If you haven't heard by now, FHA is increasing the annual Mortgage Insurance Premium again by .25% on April 18, 2011.  Payments will be higher even if the interest rates remain the same. Buyers who are ready to take action can still lock in the lower M...
03/11/2011
Lancaster County PA Home Sale Market Report LCAR, the Lancaster County Association of Realtors®, releases a monthly report of the latest home sale statistics gathered for Lancaster County, PA.  Following is the latest report, indicating that the number of sales this January is close to the numbe...
03/03/2011
A Quick Guide to the VA Home Loan Process The following is a guest post contributed by Matt Polsky.  He may be contacted at mpolsky@vamortgagecenter.com  The VA Home Loan program offers veterans a relatively easy way to secure financing for the purchase of their home while also potentially saving...
03/02/2011
Red Rose Singles of Lancaster PA March Newsletter Due to the ice storm in February, the Red Rose Singles meeting had to be cancelled.  Therefore our March meeting will pick with the same program we were planning for February. Here's the singles lineup for March: Tuesday March 1 - Our Red Rose Sin...
02/25/2011
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