Pre-Qualification or Pre-Approval

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The pre-qualification process is quick and efficient. It is pretty much based on a credit report plus the information provided by the buyer. It's good for evaluating your debt to income ratio and gives you a...
Closing Costs

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When planning to buy a home, most people save for their down payment, but give little or no thought to closing costs. . . or if a first time homebuyer, may not know what closing costs are.
Property Disclosures and 'Redhibition'

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When you sell residential property in Louisiana, you are required to fill out a Property Disclosure that will be made available to all prospective buyers..... The Waiver of Redhibition was not designed to...
No-Money-Down Financing?

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Yes! It is not a gimmick, nor is it VA. For a homebuyer with good credit, an RD loan offers a terrific opportunity to buy your very own home with little more than the cost of a home inspection and closing...
FOR SALE BY OWNER

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Marketing a house today is NOT the same as marketing it 10 years ago. Even if you did this once before, you have to do so much more than plant a sign on the yard and place a classified ad..... And if you do go...
Dealing with Financing

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Get pre-approved. By getting pre-approved as a buyer, you can save yourself the disappointment of looking at homes you can't afford. You can also put yourself in a better position to make a serious offer when...
Preparing to Sell

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You want buyers to see themselves in your home. If your living room has lime green shag, wood-paneled walls, and all your collectibles and personal photographs, this will be much harder for them to do.