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Monthly Archives: October 2012

  • What a Deal!

    What a Deal!

    A 30 year fixed-rate mortgage hasn't always been the standard. As part of FDR's New Deal in 1934, the Federal Housing Administration was created to help Americans purchase homes with affordable terms. Prior to then, many loans had an amount due at the ...
    Written by InTouch
  • Rent or Buy?

    Rent or Buy?

    The question plaguing every tenant who wants a home of their own is whether they should continue to rent or is it the right time to buy? The combination of good prices and low mortgage rates make it considerably cheaper to own than rent in most markets...
    Written by InTouch
  • Contributing Factors

    Contributing Factors

    Rental properties have four primary factors that contribute to a return on investment. Based on market conditions and investor strategies, the individual motivating factor can change for property owners. There was a time when the benefit of tax savings...
    Written by InTouch
  • Who Do You Call?

    Who Do You Call?

    While the Internet is a great resource to locate information about food, travel and a number of other things, it isn't necessarily the best place to find a local service provider. Sure, you can run the search, get quick results and may even see some fa...
    Written by InTouch

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