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Bruce Ailion…, Real Estate Pro in Marietta, GA
Your first step should be to locate and hire a REALTOR, not just a real estate agent on an exclusive basis. Be sure your REALTOR has a minimum of five years’ experience and 100+ transactions. … Read more
Blogged Sun Apr 28, 2013 by Bruce Ailion,CRS,CRB,MSRE,ESQ Home Buying Home Selling Rent vs Buy
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Bruce Ailion…, Real Estate Pro in Marietta, GA
Low inventory and rising prices have created a situation where multiple offers in hot markets are increasingly common. When prices are rising and new listings are priced using 3-6 month old comparable… Read more
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Thomas R Wil…, Real Estate Pro in Stroudsburg, PA
Scranton - Ron Parasole has joined the Wilkins organization as a Realtor with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates.  Within a set period of time, Parasole will open his own… Read more
Blogged Sat Apr 28, 2012 by Thomas R Wilkins General Area Home Buying In My Neighborhood
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Judy Cerra, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
First, always start with an experienced Realtor. One that will be loyal to you and guide you in the home buying experience. Home buying is a process. There are steps you must take in order to have a stress-free… Read more
Blogged Sun Nov 21, 2010 by Judy Cerra Home Buying
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Lustitia1, Both Buyer and Seller in Scranton, PA
I was told a few weeks ago by PNC Mortgage loan officer KS from Scranton that the loan would not close until the last allowable date on the contract. I found that hard to believe since the loan commitment… Read more
Blogged Tue Dec 6, 2011 by Lustitia1 Home Buying Home Selling Financing
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James Reese, Real Estate Pro in South Abington Towns...
Great Mobile Home available. Has everything. 10 years old Read more
Blogged Thu Oct 27, 2011 by James Reese Home Buying Home Selling
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Nicholas Ang…, Home Buyer in Scranton, PA
I'm looking for a house with at least a two car garage, should anyone know of such a house, let me know please.  Read more
Blogged Sun Jul 3, 2011 by Nicholas Angelo Diana Home Buying
John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
On all principal + interest home loans, the first few years of payments include a lot more money going to interest than to principal.  This is because mortgage repayment schedules are front-loaded… Read more
Blogged Mon Sep 15, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
In its last act as a semi-independent company, Fannie Mae altered mortgage guidelines for real estate investors last Friday. It was Fannie's 22nd update this year. The first part of the guideline… Read more
Blogged Thu Sep 11, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
Mortgage markets improved last week on Hurricane Gustav's less-than-expected damages and a strengthening U.S. dollar.  Even factoring in Friday's 0.125 percent run-up on most mortgage products,… Read more
Blogged Mon Sep 8, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
On the first Friday of every month, the government releases its Non-Farm Payrolls report.  More commonly called the "jobs report", the two-page analysis examines the nooks and crannies of the U.S.… Read more
Blogged Fri Sep 5, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
A home inspection is a complete, top-to-bottom, visual check-up of the structure and systems of a house.  It is meant to be an objective determination of a home's condition. A home inspection… Read more
Blogged Fri Sep 5, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
Mortgage rates are hugely important to household budgets.  Lower mortgage rates free up household cash for spending and long- and short-term saving. Higher mortgage rates, of course, do the opposite.… Read more
Blogged Thu Sep 4, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
When a homeowner buys a new home, he has 3 options of what to do with his current residence: Sell the home, paying off the mortgage in full Keep the home as a second/vacation home Convert… Read more
Blogged Thu Sep 4, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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John Topa, Real Estate Pro in Scranton, PA
Stories on TV about the national real estate market are misleading to Americans.  This is because there is no such thing as a "national real estate market". Consider the latest American Housing… Read more
Blogged Thu Sep 4, 2008 by John Topa Home Buying
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