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  • A Smaller Home Could Mean Big Savings

    A Smaller Home Could Mean Big Savings

    From cars to computers, a new trend is sweeping American consumers: Smaller is better. And homes are no exception, with less square footage helping meet goals ranging from financial frugality to environmental friendliness. So if you're looking to save money or just have a smaller ecological footprint, here are five ways a smaller home could save you money. Initial cost A larger home means a bigger down…

  • Home Buying Money-Saver: Plan for the Long Run

    In an age of instant gratification, it may be hard to plan for the long-term when buying a house. When signing a 30-year mortgage on a house, however, it can be a good idea to take your time. By considering certain details during the buying process, you may pay more up front, but save big bucks over time.   Using an Agent Real estate agents often have an inside scoop on houses for sale, killer deals and an…