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Top Ten Tips for Rental Credit Check Success – In 2021

Passing a rental credit check doesn’t have to be stressful if you prepare in advance. Before applying for a lease, be sure to check your credit report and fix any errors, gather pay stubs or bank statements to verify your income. You can also talk to friends or family to find a willing cosigner, save …

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18 Ways to Retire Early by House Hacking

House hacking has been taking place way before the phrase “house hacking” existed. House hacking is when someone buys a primary residence and rents it to tenants who cover a portion or all of the mortgage. So, instead of covering the entire mortgage payment to gain equity in the home, the tenants pay rent towards …

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Financial Independence with Rentals in 3 Years: How Becky Did It

Three years ago, Becky Nova had no interest in even owning a home, much less becoming a real estate investor. Today she owns ten units and teaches women how to invest in real estate and build passive income from rental properties. “I’m a traveler, the free spirit type – I never saw myself settling down. …

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Fix and Flip Houses In 2021 – A Guide for Millennials

Have you seen all of the house flipping shows on TV? Every single one? But now you’re wondering how to get into fixing and flipping houses yourself? We cover the ins and outs of flipping houses, from finding a “good” deal to leveraging creative finance techniques and lowering your chances of ever having a flop. …

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How to Get a Mortgage: 15 INTELLIGENT Things You Can DO [NOW]

Are you thinking of buying a home, or wondering what you’ll need to get organized for a mortgage? If so, you’ve come to the right place. In this article, I aim to give you, the reader, as much information as you might need before applying for a mortgage. Before delving into the specifics of getting …

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First Time Home Buyers Mistakes: Discover Our Top 10

When buyers look for first home, making mistakes is almost normal, the first time. But, does it have to be? It can be hard to know where to start. Thinking about location, size of the house, the condition of the interior, potential renovations, and mortgages (the list could go on) can be overwhelming. Yet, knowing …

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How Millennials Can Cope With Their Finances Amid COVID19

COVID19 has impacted millennials’ finances in a way that no one could have predicted. The world has been hit with the full force of this pandemic, emotionally, physically, and economically. If you’ve found yourself in a difficult position financially for any reason, it can be extremely stressful and daunting. Try not to worry, as there …

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What are FHA Loans and VA Loans in the United States?

FHA loans and VA loans are mortgage loans insured by the government and available for potential homebuyers.  FHA loans are available to lower-income borrowers and typically require a very low down payment. Also, borrowers get competitive interest rates and loan costs.  VA loans are available to veterans and their spouses or widows/widowers. VA Loans require …

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How to Sell Your Home for More Money – 10 Best Things in 2021

When it’s time to sell your home, most sellers are looking to get more money, but may not know how to go about it. When real estate prices are high, and inventory is low, it can be tempting to list as-is and grab a quick profit. However, taking the time to study your local market …

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