Doom & Gloom Media strikes again!! Will higher rates really ‘roil’ the housing market? NO. Here are 4 reasons why

Looking for a dark cloud?  Is your silver lining getting too….silver?  Well, you’re in luck!  Look no further, the D & G Media brothers await!  They’re always together, lurking behind those golden rays of sun, hiding behind that small blue-sky-day cloud, ready to suck the last bit of hope and positivity out you. Headlines read […]

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Mortgage Insurance = Tax Deduction

On December 19, 2014, legislation was passed once again allowing for the tax deductibility of mortgage insurance (MI) premiums for qualified borrowers. The deductibility is effective for purchase and refinance transactions closed after December 31, 2013. MI premiums paid or accrued after December 31, 2013 and through December 31, 2014 may qualify for tax deductibility […]

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USDA Zero Down Payment Home Loans!

With all the noise the doom and gloom media is making about tightening credit restrictions and rising interest rates, many homebuyers have been led to think low down payment loans are a thing of the past.  Make no mistake, there are many programs still available.  One often-overlooked loan program belongs to the U.S. Department of […]

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Real Estate Must Knows for 2014!

Friends, I’m asked all the time what I think 2014 will look like as it relates to real estate.  Thanks to my friend Steve Harney and his whole team at Keeping Current Matters, I’ve been able to answer that question.  Here’s some of his hard labor research garnished with a little bit of mine.  Enjoy! FHA –  loan amounts have […]

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