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Reasons Why We’re Not Headed For a Housing Market Crash

Post Post Sherry Riano, FHM Loan Officer, contributed to this article. There’s been a lot of concern from prospective home buyers and existing homeowners over the past several months. With inflation continuing to rise and interest rates headed in the same direction,…
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Should You Buy a House Now or Wait?

Post Even during the best economic times, it can be hard to feel fully confident in being ready to buy your first home. There’s a lot to consider. You want to make sure you have enough saved up for a down…
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Your Home Equity – 3 Ways To Tap Into It and 4 Ways To Best Use It

Post In Partnership With Home equity is the difference between the current value of your home and the amount you owe on an outstanding mortgage. It may increase over time as the value of your property rises. Your equity also increases…
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How To Transition from Renter to First-Time Homeowner

Post Are you ready to make the jump from renter to first-time homebuyer, but feel like you don’t even know how to get started? You’re not alone! There are many steps in the home buying process, and it’s one of the…
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First Heritage Mortgage Opens New Branch in Augusta, Georgia

First Heritage Mortgage Opens New Branch in Augusta, Georgia AUGUSTA, Ga. ­­– First Heritage Mortgage continues to grow its lending footprint in Georgia with a new office in Augusta (Branch NMLS ID #2429919). The Georgia market is part of FHM’s growth strategy…
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What To Expect The Week of Closing on Your House

Post You’re almost there! You’ve worked with your loan officer to find the best loan program for you, found a house you love, and got your offer accepted. Now there’s some paperwork and final steps that are all that’s left before…
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