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Conforming Loan Limits going up!

For the first time since 2006, there is a significant increase in the conventional loan limit. The new maximum loan amount for conventional loans will be $453,100. 187 more words

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North Texas home sales spiked 13 percent last month, setting a new record

If October was a busy month for you, you’re not alone. Home sales in the DFW area saw a 13 percent increase in October, compared to October of 2016, according to… 136 more words

7 Benefits of Buying a Home by the End of the Year

You don’t have to put your home-buying goals on hold for the holidays. Now is as good a time as any to buy. Here are some benefits to closing on a home before the end of the year.

Four NJ real estate pros arrested in $5 million fraud case

Four New Jersey housing industry professionals were arrested in New Jersey last week for perpetrating a $5 million mortgage scam.

Real estate investor Victor Santos, builder Arsenio Santos, real estate settlement attorney Fausto Simoes, and mortgage loan officer Raquel Casalinho were charged with conspiracy to commit bank fraud. 41 more words

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Review your mortgage NOW! Next year may be too late.

It’s begun.  The message is starting to sink in.  The new mortgage rules could eliminate 15% of Canadians from qualifying for a mortgage after January 1st, 2018.  424 more words

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The Truth About Homeowner Equity

A recent article from a reputable news source was titled: Here’s why some homeowners still can’t sell. In the opening bullets of the article, the author claimed, … 188 more words

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OSFI announces strictest mortgage rules ever... what you need to know.

HARDER TO QUALIFY WITH 50% DOWN THAN WITH 5% DOWN.. DOES THIS MAKE SENSE?

October 2016, our Federal govt announced a number of new mortgage rules including… 860 more words

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