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While buying your first house is an exciting time and a big milestone, it’s important to keep in mind that there are some actions to avoid during the buying process. Here are some common but avoidable mistakes that first-time homebuyers sometimes make. Skipping the Prequalified Process When you decide to take the big step towards … Continue reading 4 Common First-Time Homebuyer Mistakes


You would be surprised at how many mortgage loan applicants make the mistake of doing three big things that should be “mortgage no-brainers” when preparing to apply for a home loan. Don’t be one of the unsuspecting applicants that may inadvertently ruin the chance of qualifying for a home loan. 1)  Don’t make a big … Continue reading Avoid These Three Things When Applying for a Mortgage

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Avoid These Mortgage Mistakes Think you have a pretty good handle on what to do and not do when you’re thinking about getting a mortgage loan? Make sure you avoid these six pitfalls. Failing to review your credit Mortgage lending experts recommend checking your credit at AnnualCreditReport.com at least six months before you begin your … Continue reading Avoid These Mortgage Mistakes