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Why are cash offers better

Why Cash Offers Are Better: The Truth About Home-buying | UpEquity

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Picking the Perfect Home Style For You

For the first-time buyers, terms such as multi-family homes, colonials, and co-ops can be new and overwhelming.

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How to Know Which Offer to Accept When Selling Your Home

Your house is on the market and the offers are rolling in. The excitement and the nerves bundle all into one which often makes deciding which offer to take a stressful one.

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What Type Of Mortgage Should I Get? Weighing the Pros and Cons

For an aspiring homeowner, finding your ideal house is only half the battle. Other than prospects who have the financial ability to pay cash, most homebuyers face the challenge of..

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What is an iBuyer and Why Should Homeowners Care?

An iBuyer, (short for instant buyer) is a house selling and buying program that uses artificial intelligence to automatically compute your home’s value and give you an instant..

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What Is The Difference Between A Fixed And Variable Rate Mortgage?

One of the key decisions to make during the mortgage search process is choosing between a fixed-rate mortgage and an adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM). 

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Mortgage Spike Catches Up With Big Banks

It is common knowledge when completing a loan that it will take 30 days. But does it?

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How Startups Are Encouraging Homeownership

Even if you earn a decent salary and feel ready to buy your first home, oftentimes bad credit or a lack of hefty savings can mean you're denied a mortgage.

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Homes Are Selling Out And Driving Prices Up

If you're a local Austin real estate agent, you know how popular our neighborhoods have become. They're weird and trendy and there's a lot to love about our area. But, all of this..

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Austin-Area Neighborhood Guide

Austin is said to be one of the best places to live and as locals ourselves, we couldn't agree more.

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Determining How Much You Can Afford When Buying A Home

If you're looking to buy a home, your first question is likely "How much home can I afford?". The answer largely depends on how large of a mortgage you can get, and how large your..

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What are the Upfront and Recurring Costs of Getting a Mortgage?

If only the price tag were the only thing you needed to consider when purchasing a home.

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