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Did you know that the major credit bureaus sell your personal information? It's true! Known as "trigger leads", the files of borrowers applying for a home loan are immediately flagged, packaged, and sold by the credit bureaus to the highest bidders. For about $25 to $100 or more, your name and ce...
05/24/2007
Choosing the right person to represent you in negotiating your home purchase is a major decision. Whenever you see the designation of REALTOR® (with a registered trademark) you can rest assured that person is a member of the NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (NAR), and has a commitment to meeting...
05/23/2007
Finding a mortgage that's right for you should be easy. There are literally hundreds of options to choose from, including Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, Hybrids, Interest Only, Monthly Option ARMs, and Pay Select Mortgages, to name just a few. Mortgages are available at rates ranging from an introd...
05/23/2007
It's staggering when you think about the cost of living, especially if you're a renter and not a home owner. If you are currently paying $1,000 a month for rented housing, then over the next three years, your property management company will effectively have reaped $36,000 of your hard earned ca...
05/22/2007
A good credit score translates into lower interest rates for home-shopping borrowers. In a mortgage lender's eyes, the higher your score is, the less risk you are, and the more likely it is you will pay off your debt. For this reason, borrowers with lower scores usually end up paying higher inter...
05/21/2007
Some lenders just do not care.  Have they not seen what has been going on in the industry?  Today I recieved a solicitation in the mail about a 1.75% loan that could bring my payment down to $810 a month.  Sounds great unless you are a loan officer and know exactly what is going on here.How many ...
05/18/2007
The real estate market typically heats up during the summer months. This year, however, with the subprime correction in full swing, the National Association of REALTORS® is predicting a slight pullback in speculative buyers that could lead to a downshift in the entire real estate market. For a lo...
05/18/2007
Don't put your home on the market until you've read this report!Avoid 11 mistakes that could cost you thousands of dollars.Selling your home can be an exhausting experience. Last minute walk-throughs, inconvenient calls, price adjustment and the possibility of being stuck with two mortgages to pa...
05/17/2007
MyFico.com has shared information regarding the credit scoring model. Consider these five factors when trying to improve your credit.Payment History has a 35% impact. Paying debt on time and in full has a positive impact, and late payments, judgments and charge-offs have a negative impact. Outsta...
05/17/2007
Hitting Consumers Where It Hurts!!!When it comes to developing innovative ways of burying consumers in debt, the credit card companies take the cake. According to MSNBC, credit card fees alone have skyrocketed from $2.6 billion to $21.5 billion since 1980. Plus, in addition to late charges, some ...
05/16/2007
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