News You Can Use 10/8/2013
News you can use 10/8/13
7 Top Mortgage-Shopping Mistakes to Avoid
"Buying a home is one of the biggest decisions you can make, and it's likely the largest purchase you will ever make. So it's no surprise that there are multiple ways you can trip up. Getting a mortgage is about more than having your offer accepted and signing on the dotted line. (Or hundreds of dotted lines, which is what it feels like at the closing table.) Here, our experts reveal the top seven landmines in the mortgage process and how to avoid them."
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"Trying to sell a house this year? Consider using feng shui.
The practice, which originated in China, is a very down-to-earth analysis of what does (and doesn't) make your home appealing and inviting, says Terah Kathryn Collins, author of "The Western Guide to Feng Shui" and founder of the Western School of Feng Shui."
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What is happening in Vegas Corner:
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"Technically the centuries-old Bavarian festival in Germany ends this weekend, but Las Vegas is kicking off its own month of beer-fueled celebrations. Bring your lederhosen and your giant pilsners, and be prepared for lots of oompah bands. It's time for Oktoberfest! Prost!"
"See what Las Vegas is like away from its bright lights"