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COVID-19 Update

Post At First Heritage Mortgage, our top priority is the wellbeing of our customers, employees, and the communities we serve. As the situation with COVID-19 continues to develop, we’re doing our best to keep everyone healthy and safe while maintaining efficient…
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How Property Tax Works

Post Homeownership comes with its own set of obligations that you may not have otherwise known about. You will undoubtedly factor in your down payment and closing costs when establishing your affordability, but maintenance costs, HOA fees, and various other expenses…
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Not Sure If You Should Renovate? Here Are 5 Reasons Why People Do.

Post Homeowners decide to renovate their homes for a variety of reasons. Whether it’s a new kitchen they’ve had their eye on or an upgrade to their fixer-upper, homeowners seem to have an irresistible urge to improve the quality of their…
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The Complete Guide to Your Mortgage Refinance

Post Does refinancing your home make sense for you? If you’re unsure, you’ve come to the right place. While many think the purpose of refinancing is to take advantage of lower rates, there are several reasons why homeowners choose to refinance.…
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The Top 9 Rules For Your Bathroom Renovation

Post Perhaps one of the best ways to update a home and make it feel modern is by performing a bathroom renovation. This is a common remodeling project when someone is preparing to sell their home, but it can be a…
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Practical Renovations for the Best Feng Shui

Post Feng Shui, an ancient pseudoscientific Chinese tradition, dictates that your mental and physical wellbeing correlates with the health, organization, and functionality of your home. A home that has positive Feng Shui is constantly filled with positive Chi (energy). Simply put,…
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5 Ways You Can Keep Your Home Cool This Summer

Post Summer is filled with fun things like barbecues and beach trips, but the heat is not one of them. A day by the pool may be relaxing, but keeping the heat out of your house is a concern for many…
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