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What you need to know about the New England real estate and lending market.

What Should You Offer for That House

December 04, 2017

Is it priced right? How long has it been on the market? Are there repairs that need to be done? All vital questions when it comes time to make your offer!

Todays real estate market is a complex maze of obstacles like contingencies, counteroffers and closing costs! With so much to think about during this time, sometimes the one questions that has the most impact is, “What should I offer for that house?”

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What is APR?

November 28, 2017

APR, are three letters often seen on credit card statements, auto loan documents, mortgage disclosure statements, advertised in association with various loan types, and discussed by bank representatives; but despite how often these three letters – this acronym – is presented to us in the various settings there is seldom a detailed explanation that accompany them. In fact, APR has been as constant a phenomenon as mortgage lending is a tradition, but it was not shared with the public until legislation passed in the US Congress requiring it to be disclosed as a cost on mortgages and other consumer loans.

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How to Fix Your Credit Score the Best and Quickest Way

November 17, 2017


Boosting or improving your credit score can be highly advantageous in getting better interest rates from the lenders on the loans, mortgages and credit cards. It also helps in increasing the financial options drastically, which previously were closed due to lower credit scores. It is a fact that the better are your credit scores, more you save yearly on your loan installments, credit card payments, mortgage, and so on.

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What You Should Know Before Buying a Foreclosed Home

November 08, 2017

Purchasing a foreclosed home is a different ballgame than a typical resale of properties. It may look like a dream offer as it typically comes at a cost that is lower than normal property prices. 

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What are Fixtures in Real Estate?

October 30, 2017

What are Fixtures in Real Estate?

A legal concept that perplexes many and often gives rise to disputes during the purchase or sale of any the house or property is the topic of fixtures. This is because what is perceived as fixtures by a buyer might not tally as what is considered fixtures by the seller.

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