4 Reasons Why Your Mortgage Application Was Rejected

May 22, 2015

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It’s one thing to decide that you’re ready for homeownership, and another entirely when it comes to getting a loan. What the lender says is all that matters – it will make or break your chance at attaining the American Dream. There are many reasons why applicants may be turned down for a mortgage. Some [...]

Retirement Planning: Will Owning a Home Help You Retire?

May 31, 2013

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There was a time when nobody had doubts about the value of owning a home. It was considered an incredible long-term investment and ideal for retirement. Today we know that real estate isn’t as safe as we once thought it was, at least as a short-term investment, and Americans, young and old, are leery of sinking [...]