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  • 5 Reasons to Use a Real Estate Agent

    Buying your first home can be an exciting time in your life, but it can quickly become confusing and frustrating if you aren't careful about selecting a home, vetting the property and signing on the correct dotted lines. You wouldn't strike out for the summit of Mount Everest on your own, and you certainly wouldn't hop in your Jeep and take off across the Saharan wilderness with just a map and a pair of binoculars…

  • Military Clauses Can Be a Renter’s Lifeline When Duty Calls

    Military Clauses Can Be a Renter’s Lifeline When Duty Calls

    Signing a lease or a rental agreement typically means you’re committing yourself to a house for a non-negotiable amount of time. Deciding to leave before the lease expires tends to trigger a financial penalty, and sometimes it’s a steep one. So what happens when you’re in the military and a PCS or deployment calls you away? Perhaps you can get out of the agreement, but can your spouse? The Servicemembe…

  • Americans Still View Homeownership as Part of American Dream

    Despite concerns regarding the overall health of the housing market, a large majority of the American public believes owning a home is an important part of the American dream, according to a recent poll by The New York Times and CBS. Respondents also indicated a greater interest in government assistance for people struggling to make mortgage payments than for people who have been without a job for many months. Near…