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[Infographic] Top 25 Elementary Schools in California

Schools play an important factor in home buying decision. Especially if you are planning to start a family or if you already have kids. If you want nothing but the best academic … Continue Reading...


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[Infographic] The Art and Science of Home Appraisals

On your path to home ownership, finding your dream home is just the start. You need to make sure the loan process goes smoothly and you are able to close your escrow on … Continue Reading...


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3 Secrets about PMI Your Mortgage Lender is Not Telling You

What if knowing three simple facts could save you thousands and help you ensure your mortgage is in the hands of a true mortgage pro? Valuable info, right? Good, because by the … Continue Reading...


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How to Eliminate Your FHA and Conventional Mortgage Insurance

You have studied your mortgage payment, looking for ways to reduce that monthly number, and one thing keeps jumping out - mortgage insurance. You knew you'd have to pay it when … Continue Reading...


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Real Cost For First Time Buyers [Infographic]

Let’s be honest: the recession that hit the U.S economy only a few years ago hit us all pretty hard. This truth is especially evident for the generation of young adults who … Continue Reading...


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Mortgage Rates Spike On Janet Yellen’s Testimony

After trending lower for most part of 2014, mortgage rates have started edging up. Janet Yellen’s first testimony to the Congress as the new Fed Chairperson was the trigger … Continue Reading...


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6 Silicon Valley Schools Rank In The Top 25 High Schools In the Country

There is a reason why Silicon Valley is one of the hottest real estate markets in the country. Home to top tech companies, coolest start-ups, thriving job market, and 300 days of … Continue Reading...


7 Reasons to Refinance

7 Reasons Why You Should Refinance Now, Even If You Think You Can’t

If your rates are below the current market rate and you thought you couldn't refinance - think again. There are several reasons to refinance. In some cases, even if you get rates … Continue Reading...


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[Infographic] How To Spot The Best Rental Market

Unlike the real lottery, hitting the rental property jackpot requires experience, knowledge, and skill. You need to know exactly what to look for and where to look for it. Without … Continue Reading...


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Qualifying for a Mortgage On EAD and H1B, L or O Work Visas

If you are a non-permanent resident on a valid work permit like H1B, L1A, L1B or O Visa or an Employment Authorization Document (EAD), you need to be aware of few mortgage … Continue Reading...


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