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First Time Home Buyer Programs First Time Home Buyer Programs

By Mary Lamphere

Various programs are provided to first time home buyers in Florida to assist with securing a mortgage or paying the down payment for a new home. Inside, we highlight some of the programs designed to help put you in the home of your dreams.

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Tips on Getting Preapproved for a Mortgage Tips on Getting Preapproved for a Mortgage

By Maia Daly

Buying a home is the American Dream, but before accomplishing that you will need to get financing. Follow these steps to begin your path to homeownership!

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Mortgage DOs and DON'Ts for all of Florida Mortgage DOs and DON'Ts for all of Florida

By Preston Ware

It is always good to be an educated consumer. Here are some key issues to keep in mind:

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Some Benefits of 203K Loans Some Benefits of 203K Loans

By Preston Ware

The 203K is one of my favorite loans because the customer gets home ownership and the added bonus of putting their artistic signature on the property right from the get-go. The 203K is a home improvement loan that is great for neighborhood revitalization.

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Harp 2.0 is Heating Up! Harp 2.0 is Heating Up!

By Preston Ware

We all have been waiting a long time for HARP 2.0: but when it got here, nobody was ready! Our government kept promising this mortgage refinance program, while none of the traditional banking channels seemed ready. Finally this week we saw some good signs.

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Understanding Loans: An Interview with Frank Romano of Harbour Equity Partners Understanding Loans: An Interview with Frank Romano of Harbour Equity Partners

By Frank Romano

Harbour Equity Partners is a private equity fund. Our resources in investment banking and private banking make it possible for us to offer loans to high net worth borrowers. Harbour Equity Partners has seen the opportunity to help borrowers that do not conform with traditional lending options. Utilizing our private banking resources, Harbour Equity Partners will structure finance options that meet a borrower's end goal.

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Q&A With Tim Sherman Q&A With Tim Sherman

By Derren Peters

We speak with Tim Sherman, an experienced real estate attorney for over 8 years. He gives us valuable insight into the real estate market, and navigating through the maze of buying your own property.

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Real Estate Owned Property 101 Real Estate Owned Property 101

Real Estate Owned Properties (REO's) explained and examined.

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Buying a Home with Bad Credit Buying a Home with Bad Credit

By Derren Peters

When purchasing a home, your credit will play a very pivotal role in determining if you will qualify for a mortgage that will make buying a home possible. If you have bad credit, you can still buy a home by using mortgage loan programs specifically designed for those with less than favorable credit.

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Reasons You May Opt For Mortgage Refinancing To Pay Off Your Home Loan Reasons You May Opt For Mortgage Refinancing To Pay Off Your Home Loan

By Shane Gibbs

Are you falling behind in your monthly mortgage payments? Do you find that your monthly income does not allow you to make your mortgage payments on time? In these circumstances, you may opt for mortgage refinancing on your present home loan.

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