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Pros and Cons of a Cash-Out Refinance Loan

Pros and Cons of a Cash-Out Refinance Loan

To get cash out when you refinance your mortgage, you typically need to have more than 20% equity in your home but every situation is unique. Your lender will advise the maximum amount of cash you can receive based on your inquiry loan application. Then it’s up to you...

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Homebuying Has Gone Virtual!

Homebuying Has Gone Virtual!

Despite social distancing restrictions across the country, the real estate market and mortgage process are as busy as ever – with a shift to online! Many homebuyers have have turned to virtual tools to help them keep the purchase of their new home on track. If you're...

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Homie Highlight: Stacy Roberts

Homie Highlight: Stacy Roberts

Lending a Hand. It can be to a friend who is moving, a community in need of support, or a company that looks to its staff to provide exceptional service to fellow coworkers. Participating regularly in our charitable initiatives, this month’s Highlight...

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Popular Features Homebuyers Want in a House

Popular Features Homebuyers Want in a House

It’s still a seller’s market in many parts of the country. And if you’re planning to sell soon, it’s important to understand what buyers want most in a home. As you might expect, what’s in-demand varies based on where you live. But here are four of the most...

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Federal Reserve Rate Announcement 03/15/2020

Federal Reserve Rate Announcement 03/15/2020

The Federal Reserve Bank cut policy rates to zero in its second surprise move of March. Remember—the Fed does NOT control mortgage rates. Mortgage rates are currently near historically low levels and are expected to remain low. The Fed announced several additional...

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Homie Highlight: Tyler Lovett

Homie Highlight: Tyler Lovett

  "Our business is about technology, yes. But it's also about operations and customer relationships." - Michael DellHaving recently opened a new branch in Austin, TX, a quote from the founder of Dell computer technology company was perfectly in line for...

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Rent vs. Buy: Which one is right for you?

Rent vs. Buy: Which one is right for you?

It’s a common question without a simple answer. If you’re trying to decide whether now’s the right time to become a homeowner or it would be better to continue renting, here are a few things to consider. Cost. According to this Housing Wire article, buying is more...

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