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8 Ways to Pay Off Your Mortgage Years Earlier - U.S. News & World Report

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8 Ways to Pay Off Your Mortgage Years Earlier
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In fact, about 34 percent of homeowners in the U.S. no longer have a mortgage, according to U.S. Census data.
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App Shopper: Mortgage Calculator. Lite (Finance)

App Shopper: Mortgage Calculator. Lite (Finance) | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Mac Apps, Mac App Store, iPad, iPhone and iPod touch app store listings, news, and price drops (#joemacintosh Price Drop: Mortgage Calculator. Lite (Finance): Mortgage Calculator. Lite 1.2 Device:...
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Can State Coalitions Rescue The Real Estate Appraisal Profession?

Can State Coalitions Rescue The Real Estate Appraisal Profession? | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Real estate appraiser coalitions: Can they be effective? How can you participate? Read up on the genesis, purpose, and opportunity for real estate appraisers to shape their professional landscape.

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Read my latest blog post for Mckissock regarding state appraiser coalitions.

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Personal Finance: Sell house with reverse mortgage? - USA TODAY

Personal Finance: Sell house with reverse mortgage? - USA TODAY | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
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Personal Finance: Sell house with reverse mortgage?
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Veteran personal finance journalist Robert Powell answers your questions for USA WEEKEND: Can I sell my house while receiving money from a reverse mortgage?
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Property sector still cooling - ecns

Property sector still cooling - ecns | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Property sector still cooling ecns An increasing number of cities saw declining property prices in April, with eight cities having seen a drop in new commercial housing prices month-on-month, compared with four in March, data from the National...
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Loan Demand Slips as Mortgage Rates Inch Down | Realtor Magazine

Loan Demand Slips as Mortgage Rates Inch Down | Realtor Magazine | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Mortgage applications moved slightly lower last week, as interest rates moved to the lowest averages since November, the Mortgage Bankers Association reports. In its seasonally adjusted index, the MBA reports that overall ...
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What Is A 40-Year Mortgage? | Bankrate.com

What Is A 40-Year Mortgage? | Bankrate.com | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Looking for more time and a lower payment on a mortgage? Consider a mortgage with a 40-year term. Bankrate's Doug Whiteman defines the term 40-year mortgage and shares how it can help borrowers stretch payments over a longer period.
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Lewis Ranieri: Tough mortgage standards may be worse than meltdown

Lewis Ranieri: Tough mortgage standards may be worse than meltdown | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Overly strict standards that are preventing credit-worthy borrowers from obtaining home loans could hit the U.S.
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Property Condition Information for FHA, VA and USDA Loans - Inlanta Madison: Wisconsin Mortgage Banker

Property Condition Information for FHA, VA and USDA Loans - Inlanta Madison: Wisconsin Mortgage Banker | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
When purchasing a home with one of these loan programs it’s important to understand that a lender is taking higher risk because of the lack of down payment. They are going to be a little more strict on the condition of the property being purchased.
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How To Revamp Your Mortgage

How To Revamp Your Mortgage | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Unlike the excitement of checking out open houses, shopping for a mortgage is enough to ma... (Revamp ur #mortgage by finding the best monthly plan for you!
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In the convenience store of the future, you can get a mortgage along with your ... - Washington Post (blog)

In the convenience store of the future, you can get a mortgage along with your ... - Washington Post (blog) | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
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In the convenience store of the future, you can get a mortgage along with your ...
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The new Walgreens in Washington D.C.'s glitzy Gallery Place neighborhood, as has been amply documented, is a wonderland.
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Northwest Mortgage Group: First place mid-size companies - OregonLive.com

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Northwest Mortgage Group: First place mid-size companies
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And coming off a refinancing boom that propelled the mortgage business for the better part of the past two years, much of the industry is talking about a slowdown.
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Mortgage applications rise as rates dip - USA TODAY

Mortgage applications rise as rates dip - USA TODAY | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Eagle's Rant Mortgage applications rise as rates dip USA TODAY NEW YORK — A dip in mortgage rates gave Americans a good reason to take out home-related loans last week, as applications for mortgages jumped 1.3%, according to the Mortgage Bankers...
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How seniors can lessen the mortgage burden - Green Bay Press Gazette

How seniors can lessen the mortgage burden - Green Bay Press Gazette | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
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How seniors can lessen the mortgage burden
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Depending on circumstances, those retiring with a mortgage can take a variety of steps to lessen the financial burden.
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Lender competition drives mortgage product numbers to record high - Anthony Pepe

Lender competition drives mortgage product numbers to record high - Anthony Pepe | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Competition between mortgage lenders saw the number of products available on the market leap by 9% to reach record levels in August, according to the National Mortgage Index from Mortgage Advice Bureau.
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Soon any website will be able to prequalify homebuyers for a mortgage - Inman.com

Soon any website will be able to prequalify homebuyers for a mortgage - Inman.com | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Soon any website will be able to prequalify homebuyers for a mortgage
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A partnership between real estate startup Planwise and Informa Research Services Inc.
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Average U.S. 30-year mortgage rate continues decline - Salt Lake Tribune

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Average U.S. 30-year mortgage rate continues decline
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Mortgage company Freddie Mac said Thursday the nationwide average for a 30-year loan slipped to 4.12 percent from 4.14 percent last week.
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Bank Mortgage Fraud Foreclosure - Cancel Your Mortgage Today

Fight the Bank Mortgage Foreclosure Fraud - We are a Mortgage, Note, Loan Securitization http://www.1RealEstateHomes.com, and Foreclosure Education company a...
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Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home

Architect Bypasses Mortgage Payments, Builds a Tiny Home | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Idaho-based architect Macy Miller longed for a place of her own, but didn't want the burdensome cost of mortgage payments and decided to construct her own com… (An architect longed for a home, but didn't want mortgage payments.
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Average rate on 30-year mortgage at 4.1% - USA TODAY

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Average rate on 30-year mortgage at 4.1%
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WASHINGTON — Average U.S. rates on fixed mortgages fell for the second straight week and are at their lowest levels in four months.
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Have your mortgage/rent paid for a year

Have your mortgage/rent paid for a year | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
How would you like to have your mortgage or rent paid for an entire year? (RT @foxcarolinanews: Only a few days left! No mortgage or rent for a year. We'll pay it.
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1 tip could save $50000 on your next mortgage - MSN Money

1 tip could save $50000 on your next mortgage - MSN Money | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
1 tip could save $50000 on your next mortgage
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Don't apply for any new credit -- even a simple store credit card -- before you apply for a mortgage.
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5 Misconceptions About the Mortgage Industry - Motley Fool

5 Misconceptions About the Mortgage Industry - Motley Fool | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
5 Misconceptions About the Mortgage Industry
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Of all the industries that lost prestige over the past few years, few have suffered as much as mortgage brokers.
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Costs Rise, Profits Fall on Mortgage Loans Originated in Q2

Costs Rise, Profits Fall on Mortgage Loans Originated in Q2 | Real Estate Market | Scoop.it
Profits on mortgage loan originations declined while the cost of originating a mortgage loan increased over the second quarter of this year.
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'Jumbo' Mortgage Rates Fall Below Traditional Ones - Wall Street Journal

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'Jumbo' Mortgage Rates Fall Below Traditional Ones
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Interest rates on mortgages for pricey homes have dropped below those on smaller mortgages, an event that lending executives say has never happened before.
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