Take a look at Trulia's community and school maps:
-Take a look at the crime map here too
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banks versus broker is a long standing discussion. What you can definitely do is to get a pre-approval from more then one lender. Now as long as you are going to buy a ... more
I've not heard of any loans that aren't going to require PMI with so little down, other than through State Employees Credit Union which if you have access to using would be who ... more
Deal honestly with the agent.
Be sure any agent you talk to knows you respect their time.
Bear in mind that any agent who has ... more
This purchase approach has become very popular for those that do not have the borrowing power to implement a conventional mortgage.
"Rent to own" is an agreement between ... more
The ONLY difference between Prequalification and Preapproval is the spelling. The fact is, according to HUD Guidelines, we Lenders are not supposed to "Preappr ... more
- it went thru some owners properties at which the owner was forced to move.
- it placed some existing homes close to Hwy noise.
- it shaved a TON of time off for ... more
I would make sure to look at the HOA fees. They can range from $60-$200+ dollars in Raleigh. These are monthly fees that are not a part of your monthly payment. Also ask to s ... more