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We’ve all heard the saying: location, location, location. When it comes to homebuying, certain businesses and services can...

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Tags: Rent, Home Value, Neighborhood,

By Morgan Saylor On March 2, 2016

Buying to Rent

Is the landlord life for you? The dream of many is to invest in homes, condos, and buildings to buy and rent out – making the...

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Tags: Home, Rent, Renting,

One in four homebuyers seek to purchase a home because rent is too high, according to a survey.


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Tags: First Time Home Buyers, Rent, Renting,

By Amy Patterson On August 18, 2015

Rent Rises

THIRTY PERCENT – that’s the amount of your monthly income you can expect to pay for rent throughout the US currently. But it...

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Tags: Mortgage, Homeowners, Home Loans,

After four years of living in the same apartment, and shortly after welcoming their second child, Brittany and her husband...

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Tags: Loans, Mortgage, First Time Home Buyers,

According to commercial property tracker, Reis Inc., the average U.S. rent has grown by 14% since 2010. On average, the price...

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Tags: Finances, First Time Home Buyers, Homeowners,