Getting Your Offer Accepted in a Seller’s Market

Getting Your Offer Accepted in a Seller’s Market

Post You might not be aware, but the housing market has its ups and downs, just like other cyclical industries. It’s advantageous to time your home transactions to align with the market conditions favorable to your situation, such as buying when…
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First Heritage Mortgage Celebrates National Homeownership Month with Resources for Achieving and Enjoying Homeownership

Post June is National Homeownership Month! To celebrate, we’ve put together this digest of our best resources for both achieving and enjoying homeownership. Tips for Achieving Homeownership Becoming a homeowner can feel like a lot of work. You’ve got to plan…
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How to Choose a Moving Company

Post While settling into a new home can seem exciting, it also brings its own set of concerns. On top of getting familiar with the area and making sure your home purchase goes smoothly, you also have to get ready for…
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What to Know About Buying a Foreclosed Home

Post Why do people consider buying a foreclosed home? There are a few good reasons. The price is usually a big factor – you’re able to potentially get a lot more house at a bargain price point. The property may also…
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Why You Need A Real Estate Agent

Post If you’re looking to buy a house, chances are you’ve already started the process by searching online. There are a seemingly endless number of platforms and services on the web today that make finding your new home easier and quicker…
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How the DC Open Doors Program Helps First-Time Buyers

Post The District of Columbia is a special place. It’s the United States’ capital – the center of all the action for the federal government. It’s also an international city, home to embassies of nations from around the globe. Even its…
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What is a Jumbo Loan?

Post A jumbo loan is used to finance a home when the price exceeds the conforming loan limit, which is $548,250 for most of the U.S. in 2021. It’s important to understand why you would need a jumbo loan and how…
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How to Save on Your Down Payment with an FHLB Grant

Post We all dream of our perfect home. Maybe yours has a spacious backyard for your pets to roam. Or perhaps it’s an apartment with a nice view of the sunset each evening. While it’s easy to visualize what you want…
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The Perfect Time to Purchase a Home

Post Buying a home is easily one of the most significant financial decisions you’ll make throughout your life. It requires planning, saving, and the right timing. But what factors should you consider when planning the timing of your home purchase? As…
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What is the Average Down Payment on a House?

Post When you start thinking about buying a house, you will probably first consider whether you have enough money saved for the down payment. Your down payment is an important part of the mortgage process. It plays a role in determining…
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