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Mortgage protection insurance: What it is and why you might need it

August 8, 2019

ELLEN CHANG MAY 28, 2019 in MORTGAGES Advertiser Disclosure At Bankrate we strive to help you make smarter financial decisions. While we adhere to strict editorial integrity, this post may contain references to products from our partners. Here’s an explanation for how we make money. Before you accept the responsibilities of taking on a mortgage […]


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7 Key Tips for Becoming a Private Money Lender

June 21, 2019

Professionals who buy, rehab and flip homes often struggle when pursuing project financing. It’s not that banks and traditional lending institutions can’t lend them funds. It’s because traditional institutions take so long to approve loans. Unfortunately, in the time that it takes to approve a bank loan, property flippers have bought, fixed up, and sold […]


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Moving from a Condo to a Home: What Yard Tools do I Need?

June 21, 2019

Are you moving from your condo into a new home? Make sure you bring a loaf of bread into your new home. It’s said that doing so will ensure that no one in the home will ever know hunger. Did you know the concept of a housewarming party began for the purpose of literally warming […]


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Investing in Home Rehab Projects as a Private Money Lender

June 21, 2019

Investing in the property market is considered to be among the safest strategy for wealth building. It’s also quite lucrative, and with the proceeds of this venture, you can become a private money lender. As a private money lender, you can invest in home rehab projects. Rehab loans are typically used by short-term investors to […]


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7 Essential Tips for Repiping Your Home

June 21, 2019

The cost of repiping an entire house could cost anything from $1,500 to $15,000 depending on the area size. There are many reasons that people engage with plumbers to replace pipes in their homes. It could be a leaking pipe, noisy pipe, low pressure, or brownish water coming from the pipes. You’re also likely to […]


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Will a Backyard Pergola Add Value to Your Home?

May 21, 2019

Some outdoor living improvements can get up to a 100% return on your investment. The right outdoor space can immediately convert your backyard from average to world-class. Patios, decks, and pergolas provide aesthetic appeal and shade. Those visiting your home will immediately be able to see themselves barbecuing, socializing, and breathing in the relaxing atmosphere. […]


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A Fresh Coat of Paint: The Best Paint Colors for Selling a House in 2019

May 21, 2019

There’s an upward trend in home sales, with over five million sold last year. If your house isn’t in that number, there might be a simple solution to get it sold — fast. There are many reasons a house won’t sell. Some include your photos aren’t good enough, you didn’t price it right, or you […]


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