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is sometimes a better option than buying a home. Read more about the pros and cons here:
Ron, a -approved housing expert: Refinancing “…allows you to stay in your home, not experience any difficulty… ”
Homebuyers & Sellers: Short sale fraud is on the rise. Watch out for these fraudulent tricks:
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"…the HARP program has changed and you may now qualify." – Andre (saved $387/month w/ HARP)
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– The answer is “loss mitigation.” During loss mitigation, the mortgage company & borrower work together to find the best solution.
Time for another – What’s the term for determining options/workout solutions to bring a mortgage current and avoid foreclosure?
In this short video, Karen, a -approved housing expert, explains the benefits of .
Thinking about paying down your mortgage vs saving or paying other debts? MSN Money weighs the pros and cons:
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"I didn’t think I’d qualify…But I finally did call—and I’m so glad I did." – Clementine (saved $596/month w/ HARP).
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Carmen, a HUD-approved housing expert, explains the benefit of a Deed-in-Lieu of Foreclosure (ie. Mortgage ReleaseTM)
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To brush up for the next (and be more informed about home buying and ownership), review our glossary:
– If you said “forbearance” you're right! A forbearance may be granted when homeowners arrange to bring payments up to date.
time again! What’s the term for an agreement to temporarily suspend or reduce monthly mortgage payments?
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How well do you know HARP? This article tests how much you do (or don’t) know about the program.
Trouble paying your mortgage? Meet with our reps in 9/24 or 9/25 to discuss options.
"The HARP program has changed and you may now qualify." Andre saved $387 per month. Read his story:
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