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Don’t Spend on Moving Boxes: How to Get Them for Free
HOMEBUYERS’ ADVICE

Don’t Spend on Moving Boxes: How to Get Them for Free

If you’ll soon be moving, start thinking about where you’re going to get moving boxes to transport your belongings.
 
Unfortunately, purchasing moving boxes can quickly burn a hole in your wallet. Here are some places you can go to get yourself some moving boxes for free!

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MARKET UPDATE

Mortgage Applications Increase for the First Time in Six Weeks

After six weeks of declines, mortgage applications increased this week, up 3.8% from last week’s 0.8% dip, according to the latest Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) for the week ending September 16, 2022. Last week’s results include an adjustment for the Labor Day holiday.

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FINANCIAL ADVICE

10 Ways to Calm Yourself Over Rising Mortgage Rates

The Big Six-Oh can mean different things to different people. For most it’s that they’ve reached the age of 60, with much more of their lives behind them than ahead.

For younger folks these days, particularly those looking to buy homes, the Big Six-Oh probably refers to the latest 6.0 30-year fixed mortgage rate percent making news.

After well over a year of rates being at historic lows, they’re finally climbing as the Federal Reserve has been raising interest rates to combat inflation. When they do, mortgage rates increase with them

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House Flipping 101
PROPERTY INVESTING

House Flipping 101

Home improvement television makes flipping homes look so easy anyone can do it. But the reality is much different. You can make a lot of money or lose money to problems that slow down your timetable and increase your risk.

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Fort Lauderdale existing home sales were down 2.4% from one
MARKET UPDATE

Housing Sales Take a Breath

If you’ve been anxious about being able to buy a home, you’ll like the latest news in March 2022 from the National Association of REALTORS (NAR) and the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). Housing sales are slowing down.

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FINANCIAL ADVICE

Compare Interest Rates and APRs

When you apply for a mortgage, you may not pay the advertised rate. The best rates are for those homebuyers with the best credit scores. However, lenders are competitive, so you’d be wise to apply

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FINANCIAL ADVICE

Freddie Mac’s Home Possible Loans

With as little as 3% down payment required, Freddie Mac’s  Home Possible Mortgage loans are ideal for low to moderate-income borrowers with few savings, first-time homebuyers, borrowers with shallow credit histories or retirees on a limited budget.

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