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    Published 11 November 2018 Yes, mortgage rates have been on the rise. But not to the extent most people think. According to Freddie Mac’s weekly Primary Mortgage Market Survey published on Nov. 1, the rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage on that date was 1.33 percent above the lowest conventional rate posted over the past

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    Published 24 May 2018 The answer to the question posed in the headline is a resounding “yes”; no closing-cost mortgages are indeed too good to be true. The truth is that all mortgages have closing costs. The no closing-cost moniker is simply mortgage-speak for employing alternative methods of having the customer pay them. The bottom

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    Published 3 May 2018 Credit scores are a big deal. According to a Dec. 14, 2017 article published on Bankrate, “When you’re applying for a mortgage, your credit score has the most meaningful impact on the rates you’ll be offered. In his book, “The Smart Consumer’s Guide to Good Credit”, author John Ulzheimer observes that credit scores are “as important as a

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    Published 30 March 2018 According to a new study published in the Journal of Financial Economics, 20 percent of homeowners who could have benefited from refinancing chose not to and lost out on $5.4 billion in interest savings. While refinancing may be advantageous for some, it may not be possible or cost effective for others.

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    Published 23 February 2018 LAS CRUCES – It was just a few weeks ago that I shared the story of a young school teacher who was struggling to decide whether to buy an easy-to-afford home today or wait to purchase a more expensive home a couple of years from now when her income is higher. By choosing the

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    Published 19 January 2018 LAS CRUCES – Which is the better choice: Purchasing an entry-level home now utilizing your current income, or waiting to purchase your dream home when your income is noticeably higher two years from now? That’s the dilemma a Las Cruces elementary school teacher is facing at this very moment. Since our

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