First Time Home Buyers

The Election and Down Payments

By Rob Chrane - CEO of Down Payment ResourceThe election has left Republicans in control of the House, Senate and White House for the first time in over a decade....

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$100 = $20,000

A recent study by the personal finance website SmartAsset shows that having a roommate in San Diego will save a renter $6,768 a year or $564 a month.  While that...

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Mortgage Pre Qual vs. Pre Approval

The Skinny on Pre QualificationGetting pre-qualified is the initial step in the mortgage process, and it's generally fairly simple. You supply a bank or lender with your overall financial picture,...

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