Mar 21 2017
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

The Right Pro for the Job

Whether buying a fixer-upper or updating their home to sell, clients may be interested in home renovations. If it's their first renovation-rodeo, give them some guidance on where to start when hiring a... »

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Mar 6 2017
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

MortgageSMART

The Five Stages of Grief – don’t have to be your experience in choosing a Home Mortgage. Denial: “This can’t be happening to me.” Anger: “Why is this happening? Who is to blame?” Bargaining: “Make this not happen - in... »

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Jan 9 2017
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

FHA Reducing Annual Insurance Premiums

As the nation’s housing market continues to improve, U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro announced today the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) will reduce the annual premiums most borrowers will pay by... »

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Mar 22 2016
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

18 Genius Home Hacks

Rain Gutters as Shelving. Mount pre-painted roof gutters on walls in kids’ rooms to display books and small toys. Marker Caddy. Cover a shoe box in attractive wrapping paper and fill with empty toilet paper rolls... »

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Jan 27 2016
Steven
4 posts

Renovation Lending: Fact or Fiction

Fact or Fiction: My understanding is that renovation loans are only for buyers looking to buy houses in bad shape or properties considered “handyman specials.” FICTION! Although it is true that renovation loans can be... »

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Sep 29 2015
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

Coming Clean On Your Mortgage

Speed is key in today’s real estate market. In many parts of the country, the number of desirable homes for sale is limited. Unlike what happens at your local supermarket, you can’t bet on... »

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Jul 29 2015
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

Buying A Home After Bankruptcy

Sometimes bad things happen to good people. Even the most financially responsible people can go through tough times, leading them to bankruptcy, a foreclosure or having to go through a short sale of... »

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Apr 1 2015
Abbie Ethun
Abbie
129 posts

2015: The Year to Buy a House

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Julián Castro tells CNN Money's Christine Romans why more people will be able to buy homes this year, and why that doesn't mean another housing bubble. Click here to... »

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