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Merging Finances When You Move in With Someone in 2021
February 8, 2021

Merging Finances When You Move in With Someone in 2021

Questions to Ask Before Merging Finances Some couples choose to open joint accounts right away, while others may decide to keep their money separate, even long after marriage. Regardless of which dire...


Your credit score and how it differs from your credit report
August 23, 2021

Your credit score and how it differs from your credit report

What is your credit report? A credit report is an extensive record of your financial history and how you’ve handled the obligation to repay your loans. Depending on how long you’ve been attached to li...


How to Get a Mortgage When You’re Self-Employed: Newrez SmartSelf

How to Get a Mortgage When You’re Self-Employed: Newrez SmartSelf

What is a Non-Qualified Mortgage (Non-QM)? Non-qualified mortgages (Non-QMs) are ideal financing solutions for borrowers who may not meet the qualifying criteria for traditional mortgages (or qualifie...


Housing Market is Expected to Stabilize in 2019
December 24, 2018

Housing Market is Expected to Stabilize in 2019

Economic growth is expected to slow in 2019 leading to stabilized home sales and mortgage rates, according to Fannie Mae‘s economic and strategic research group.  A widening trade deficit and moderati...


The No. 1 Sign That We May See a Cooler Spring Home-Buying Market
March 4, 2019

The No. 1 Sign That We May See a Cooler Spring Home-Buying Market

This year's spring home-buying season, when the frenzy typically kicks off for the year, appears to be off to a slow start—particularly in and around some of the nation's most expensive, coastal citie...


Tips and Benefits of Buying a Home During the Holidays
November 27, 2020

Tips and Benefits of Buying a Home During the Holidays

The holiday months and winter may not be traditional peak homebuying seasons - there are historically less homes on the market - but there are actually advantages to being a buyer during the holiday s...


How to Buy a House in 2022
March 22, 2022

How to Buy a House in 2022

Step 1: Determine If You’re Ready to Buy a House Are you excited about buying your new home? Know that preparation is a huge step that can save you a lot of time along the way. Rounded up below are ti...


Buying a House is Scary, But It Doesn't Have to Be
December 17, 2021

Buying a House is Scary, But It Doesn't Have to Be

How to Handle the Anxiety of Buying a House   Remaining mindful includes expecting a few bumps in the road as well as having to interact with different personalities. This includes real estate agents,...


How COVID-19 Has Shifted the US Economy
May 17, 2021

How COVID-19 Has Shifted the US Economy

As stay-at-home orders were put into place; the U.S. quickly shifted into a work-from-home economy and the use of video conference calls for remote work boomed.  Stanford economist Nicholas Bloom rece...