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Understanding Which Mortgage Loan is Right for You: An Interview with Kris Krajecki, Mortgage of I'mCallingKris.com Understanding Which Mortgage Loan is Right for You: An Interview with Kris Krajecki, Mortgage of I'mCallingKris.com

By Kris Krajecki

Learn which plan provides some flexibility with your mortgage policy, and how to make sure you are getting the best bang for your buck!

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First Time Home Buyer Programs in Illinois First Time Home Buyer Programs in Illinois

By Malcolm Rivers

Many first time home buyers may be eligible to receive opportunities for special credits or promotions in their efforts to purchase a home. Inside, we spotlight several programs that offer assistance to first time home buyers.

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Insider Mortgage Tips: An Interview with Ken Perlmutter of PERL Insider Mortgage Tips: An Interview with Ken Perlmutter of PERL

By Ken Perlmutter

Ken gives us an inside look on your mortgage and your options if you have a shaky credit score!

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Whether Or Not to Refinance Your Mortgage: An Interview with David Leonard of Inlanta Mortage Whether Or Not to Refinance Your Mortgage: An Interview with David Leonard of Inlanta Mortage

By David Leonard

We interview David Leonard about the risks associated with refinancing your home, and whether or not it is the best option for your family.

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Five Smart Tips to Improve Your Credit Five Smart Tips to Improve Your Credit

By Colleen Colkitt

Having a good credit score is important when applying for loans and being approved for financing. Inside, we offer some great, simple tips to keep your credit score where it should be!

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The Difference Between a Deed Trust and a Mortgage in Illinois The Difference Between a Deed Trust and a Mortgage in Illinois

By Tiffany Raiford

Understanding the difference between a deed trust and a mortgage if you are looking to purchase a home. Inside, we offer an overview of these two types of ownership vary from one another in the state of Illinois.

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Illinois Homebuying 101: A Checklist Illinois Homebuying 101: A Checklist

By Elizabeth Elstien

With a down payment in the bank, get ready to buy a home. Prepare for the homebuying process with these vital steps to ease the stress of making that all-important home purchase.

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Closing Cost Assistance Programs for Illinois Closing Cost Assistance Programs for Illinois

By Colleen Colkitt

If you're buying a home and need help financing it, look at these Closing Cost Assistance Programs for some extra help. These programs just might might smooth your road to the American Dream of homeownership.

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How Much Will My Mortgage Cost? How Much Will My Mortgage Cost?

By Colleen Colkitt

Mortgage rates are determined using several factors. Inside, we review some of the common charges included in the mortgage cost of your Illinois home!

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Mortgage Costs Mortgage Costs

By Tabitha Naylor

When you buy a home there are a variety of costs you must be prepared to pay as part of the process to obtain a mortgage and close on a property. You can work with your realtor to find ways to minimize your closing costs.

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