Use home equity line to pay mortgage off faster?

Edina, MN. Basement Finishing Contractor. Is it true that you can pay off all your debt faster using a home equity loan on your house? This article covers some key points on how the programs work, offers a free mortgage calculator and gives an example of the monthly savings on a 200,000.00 mortgage. “The premise of the equity line program is that you deposit your paycheck into your home...

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Mortgages to get more expensive fee’s

Chanhassen, MN. Room Addition. Changes on how loan officers will be paid, along with “Risk-based pricing” will be changing the mortgage industry. Read about the other changes that will be implemented this year: FHA plans to raise its annual mortgage insurance premiums. Stricter requirements on down payments on new loans and larger equity requirement. The top limit for conforming...

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Is your dog on an insurance blacklist?

Chanhassen, MN. Basement Finishing. Thinking about getting a dog? Some insurance companies don’t discriminate by dog breed. If your current insurance company does have a dog blacklist, you may still have some options with that company. It’s not wise to not to tell your insurance carrier that you have a dog, if something were to happen they may not pay anything and you would be liable...

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Bad neighbors can cost you real money

Plymouth, MN. Home Repair Contractor. Bad neighbors may cause the fall of your home’s value and can create trouble in its sale even in the best of real estate markets. Has it ever happened to you? While searching for a house, you find a house you like, until you look at the neighbor next door. Jeanine of Windsor, Ontario, waited until her renting neighbors’ went on vacation, then...

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Dogs and homeowners insurance

Edina, MN. Home Remodeling Contractor. Dog bites account for one-third of all homeowners insurance liability claims. Approxamently 39% of households in america have at least one dog and they bite an estimated 4.7 million Americans each year. Learn what you can do when if you’ve been turned down for homeowners insurance or renters’ coverage because you own a dog. “It’s me...

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Prettiest Towns In America

Wayzata, MN. Kitchen Remodeling. Take a tour of America’s prettiest towns from New York to California with this article and slideshow. Enjoy learning about the festivals and year-round activities many of these towns have to offer. Escape the glitz and glamour and enjoy the many memorable activities and destinations. “Working with travel experts from Frommer’s, Rough Guides and Midwestern...

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How to make your home stand out

Plymouth, MN. Home Repair Contractor. How to make your home a winner in a market filled with uninviting, overpriced, clutter filled competitors. Sticking to the real facts of how your property fits into the market place, along with a few tips to make your home more inviting you’ll leap ahead of the completion. “You want as many pairs of eyeballs — of course, with money to buy...

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