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By John Cameron, Real Estate Investing Seattle Tacoma
(VITUS Realty, LLC)
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The History of Crowdfunding Part I Real Estate Crowdfund in Seattle – SeattleShares.com If you haven’t heard of Real Estate Crowdfunding  yet.  You’re going to.  It’s going to shake Real  Estate, Lending, and Securities to the core.   I’ve been on a journey for the last few months that has result...

By Rob Spinosa, Vice President of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
Comments 12
Should I Refinance into a 15-Year Fixed Rate Mortgage? With the Federal Reserve tongue-tied and twisted and an easy trade war time-tripping into the future, we find ourselves the beneficiaries of another very appealing low interest rate environment here in the second half of 2019.  This stands to...

By Debra Leisek
( Bay Realty,Inc Homer Alaska)
Comments 17
This is a great post for folks who have no credit. Thank you to Gene Mundt, IL/WI Mortgage Originator - FHA/VA/Conv/Jumbo/Portfolio/Refi  for providing such a clear cut path to good credit!     Do You Have Plans for the Weekend?  Those Plans Should Include Checking Your Credit Another weekend is ...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 7
Today's younger generation is finding it much more challenging to buy a home than their parents did.            Are You a Millennial Hoping to Buy a Home? Solutions Exist to Address the Challenges You Face       It's no secret ...     Today's younger generation is finding it much more challenging...

By Dennis Dahlberg Broker/RI 623-582-4444
(Level 4 Funding )
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The commercial lending industry is changing rapidly. This means new opportunities for online lenders to work directly with companies embarking on ambitious development projects.So far, 2017 has been a positive year for the commercial real estate industry and, naturally, commercial real estate len...

By Kurt Davidson, Gratefully Serving Greater Portland-Vancouver
(Davidson Home Group | Keller Williams Portland Central)
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Some Highlights: Many buyers are purchasing homes with down payments as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don’t have perfect credit. Your local professionals are here to help you determine how much you can afford, so take advantage of the opportunity to learn more. We ...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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What is the benefit of obtaining a personal loan? Consolidating debts to name a few. Find out here the top five beneficial reasons to get a personal loan.In 2018 there were nearly 37 million outstanding personal loan accounts in the US.That works out at around one personal loan for every seven ad...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Are you interested in a loan to pay off credit cards and personal financial debt? Find out how it can also boost your credit score.You know that your credit score matters a lot. Those three numbers are used to tell employers, lenders, and landlords how responsible you are with credit. They use th...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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The month of May of this year is an important landmark for international money transfer communities across the globe; that is when the remarkable partnership between Ria Money Transfer and Ripple was finalized. The two corporations are trailblazers in their respective domains, and their combinati...

By Andre Smith, Real estate agent in Glenn County
(Morrie Mages Property)
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Owning a home is one of the most important parts of achieving the American dream. Purchasing a home is also one of the most consequential financial decisions anyone can make, and the property itself often becomes the buyer's largest financial asset. That reality means that anything that could jeo...

By Kimo Stowell, REALTOR Associate® RS-76763 - Honolulu Hawai'i
(HI Pro Realty LLC RB-21531 )
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 Latest rates, based on 20 percent down, $200,000 owner-occupant mortgages. The rates and terms may vary; check with lenders for details. Rates may have changed click here to varify   Lender Term/Type Interest Rate % Points % *APR Acclaim Capital Mortgage - a Kama'aina Company383-5931NMLS#304090 ...

By Bob Elliot, 20+ Yrs Local Industry Experience
(RE/MAX RESULTS)
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Last week’s economic news included readings on construction spending, and labor reports on public and private sector jobs and the national unemployment rate. Weekly reports on new jobless claims and mortgage rates were also released.Construction Spending Ticks Up in AugustCommerce Department repo...

By Dennis Dahlberg Broker/RI 623-582-4444
(Level 4 Funding )
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Are you losing sleep wondering how to get out of a timeshare? Then this is the article for you. Read on to learn more about how we can help you get rid of your timeshare obligation without losing any more time or money. Our timeshare exit team has heard from many customers that they lie awake at ...

By Brian Skaar, VA, Jumbo, FHA & Conv Direct Lender (760) 752-4480
(VanDyk Mortgage - VA, FHA, Conventional, VA Jumbo, Jumbo, Purchase Loans, & Refinance, Direct Lender)
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Here is the Video version of this week's Markets in a Minute:  If you have any questions on the market, loan qualification, or just want to get started on your loan, click the button below to get started online, or give me a call at 866-900-2342 toll free direct.  >>> Click here to read the repor...

By Brian Skaar, VA, Jumbo, FHA & Conv Direct Lender (760) 752-4480
(VanDyk Mortgage - VA, FHA, Conventional, VA Jumbo, Jumbo, Purchase Loans, & Refinance, Direct Lender)
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For the Week Ending September 27, 2019 Please enjoy this quick update on what happened this week in the housing and financial markets.   Consumer confidence fell sharply in September, the biggest drop in 9 months. The escalation in trade tensions with China may have contributed to the decline. U...

By Brian Skaar, VA, Jumbo, FHA & Conv Direct Lender (760) 752-4480
(VanDyk Mortgage - VA, FHA, Conventional, VA Jumbo, Jumbo, Purchase Loans, & Refinance, Direct Lender)
Comments 0
Here is the Video version of this week's Markets in a Minute:  If you have any questions on the market, loan qualification, or just want to get started on your loan, click the button below to get started online, or give me a call at 866-900-2342 toll free direct.  >>> Click here to read the repor...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Trade finance is being defined today in several different ways. But for most businesses, trade finance is usually considered to consist of certain definitions and parameters. Contact an alternative credit company like Audentia for more information. Despite all the talk of tariff wars and slumping...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Cyber-sports betting is getting famous with every passing day. Following statistics, online sports betting will host the number of $23.5 Billion by the year 2020. Therefore, it is a splendid opportunity to place a bet on esports such as เกมส์คาสิโน, horse riding, and cricket. Though if you are no...

By Sally K. & David L. Hanson, WI Realtors - Luxury - Divorce
(EXP Realty 414-525-0563)
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Wise words....the more you know and understand all things lending...the greater your success !     How Financing Options are Affected by the Rise & Fall of Federal Reserve Interest Rates       My phone is ringing off the hook these days ...The latest move by the Federal Reserve has garnered lots...

By Karen Schimpf, When the Bank Says No, I CAN Get Your Deal CLOSED!
(Commercial Capital Ltd.)
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  cc: by: https://flic.kr/p/CPxDnm   No Doc Commercial Loan No Problem!   There is a lot of money available right now.  When there is more money available than good deals to fund, lenders move further out the risk spectrum. Such is the case now as stated income commercial loans have come back and...