Scott Caldwell's Blog Posts

Why Harvard Thinks You Should Buy A Home

Harvard’s 5 Financial Reasons to Buy a HomeBy: The KCM CrewNovember 26, 2014Eric Belsky is Managing Director of the Joint Center of Housing Studies atHarvard University. He also

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Save On Moving Costs

5 Great Ways to Save on Moving CostsMoving or relocating can be one of the most stressful times in your life. But having a solid plan in place can help make your move worry-free. Here are six great

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How To Buy A Home In A Sellers Market

What Is A Sellers Market In Real Estate?It’s important when buying a home to understand the different markets that exist in real estate.  Buyers market, sellers market, and a balanced market

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Rent Vs Buy

Buying a home in order to build equity is one of the main financial reasons prospective buyers jump into the market. At least that was a major factor prior to the financial crisis of 2008, when the.

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First Time Home Buyer Tips

Being a first time home buyer is intimidating and a big life experience. First time home buyers often don't know where to begin. We can help. From mortgages, to home searches in your best places to

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Make You Home Inviting For Prospetive Buyers

The New Neutral: Making Your Home Inviting for Prospective BuyersBuying and Selling,Home Selling,Tips for Buyers & SellersIt's true you want prospective buyers to come into your home and feel like

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Extra Cost

Your mortgage isn't the only cost to consider when purchasing a home. You'll also have to be ready at the outset to cover closing costs -- potentially including loan origination fees, appraisal and

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How Much Can You Afford

"How much can I borrow?" is not the same as "How much should I borrow?" The mortgage that you qualify for isn't necessarily the amount you can actually afford. To see what size loan you might

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When Can A Borrower Have 2 FHA Loans

FHA generally will not allow more than 1 FHA loan for a borrower. Below are a list of exceptions that describes the situations in which FHA does allow for the borrower to have multiple FHA loans

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