Real Estate Finance Articles

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Why You're Better Off With a Home Equity Line of Credit Than a Home Equity Loan

Nov 13, 2019

The short answer: More flexibility and less risk.

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A Homebuyer’s Guide to VA Mortgage Loans

Nov 12, 2019

A VA mortgage can be the best way to finance a home -- if you qualify.

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The Pros and Cons of Using Commercial Residential Real Estate Loans

Nov 12, 2019

If you’re a seasoned fix-and-flip investor, a commercial residential real estate loan may be your best option.

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A Guide to Owner Financing

Nov 12, 2019

Learn what owner financing is, how it works, and why you would want to use it in this guide.

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How to Get Down Payment Assistance When Buying a Home

Nov 09, 2019

There are thousands of down payment assistance programs available to homebuyers. Learn how to get down payment assistance when buying a home and how down payment assistance programs work.

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Do These 5 Things to Increase Your Chances of Getting Approved for a Mortgage

Oct 28, 2019

These steps will help you get approved for a home loan.

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The Pros and Cons of Using Peer-to-Peer Lending When Investing in Real Estate

Oct 26, 2019

Are you considering a P2P loan? Know the pros and cons first.

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What Is Forbearance?

Oct 25, 2019

Forbearance may be a good option if you're at risk of defaulting on a loan.

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Your Guide to Financing Condos

Oct 23, 2019

There are some differences you'll need to be aware of before you head to the bank.

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Investment Property Down Payments: How Much Will You Need?

Oct 23, 2019

Here's how much you'll need to have available to buy the investment property you want.

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How Much Do I Really Need to Invest in Real Estate?

Oct 21, 2019

Forget the "creative" ways of financing rental properties -- here’s a reality check.