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How Your Mortgage Is Approved How Your Mortgage Is Approved

By Colleen Colkitt

Ever wonder what happens to your mortgage loan application behind the scenes? Here is the journey your loan application makes within the lender's office, leading up to your approved!

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Types of Tenancy in New Hampshire Types of Tenancy in New Hampshire

By Mary Lamphere

An overview of the two most common types of tenancy in New Hampshire and how each type of tenancy can affect the transfer of property interest and ownership in the event that one or more owners were to die.

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Making the Most of an Unfinished Basement Making the Most of an Unfinished Basement

By Ben Levy

There are many ways to improve an unfinished basement so that it is more enjoyable and usable. There are so many modern homes that have basements without wired electricity, plumbing appliances, or even sheetrock. However, inexpensive and fun solutions exist for making these empty rooms lively and fun for the family.

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Saving Money on Your Water Bill Saving Money on Your Water Bill

By Ben Levy

Saving water in your home is fairly easy to do throughout your home. Follow these tips to see lower water bills.

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Deciding Between Carpet and Hardwood Flooring Deciding Between Carpet and Hardwood Flooring

By Ben Levy

Deciding on whether or not to go with the plush, soft and comfortable feel of carpet over and above the clean, slick and easily maintained hardwood floor for your second floor is not something to be taken lightly. Implications are not only aesthetic but run also to the practicality as well as the livability of both floor surfaces.

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Getting Rejected for a Mortgage Getting Rejected for a Mortgage

By Ben Levy

You have finally found your dream home, the perfect little piece of paradise. All you have to do is get approved by the bank for your mortgage. You get a call from the bank and all of your dreams have been crushed. The application for your mortgage was reviewed: you have been rejected. What do you do now?

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Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners Top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners

By Christina Kelley

Here are what we've found to be the top 10 Most Useful Websites for Homeowners, new and old.

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Buying a Home with Bad Credit Buying a Home with Bad Credit

By Derren Peters

When purchasing a home, your credit will play a very pivotal role in determining if you will qualify for a mortgage that will make buying a home possible. If you have bad credit, you can still buy a home by using mortgage loan programs specifically designed for those with less than favorable credit.

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Buying a Short Sale Property Buying a Short Sale Property

Homebuyers looking for a deal will likely come across a short sale property during their search for a home at some point. If you ever spot a listing price that seems too good to be true, call your agent and find out if it's a short sale. Here are the things you need to know about a short sale property.

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What Not to Do Before Buying a Home What Not to Do Before Buying a Home

Congratulations, you have decided to buy a house. Remember, though, that a house needs financing, and getting it is becoming harder and hard. Here is a list of things to avoid doing in order to get approved from a bank so you can buy a home

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