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How To Get Your Credit Score In Order Before Pre-Approval

Published on 07/19/2016 By Coldwell Banker Innovations

We’ve seen it happen more times than we care to admit—a buyer finds their dream house and asks one of our talented CBI agents to represent them in the transaction. That’s great, as we specialize in helping both buyers and sellers, however the plot thickens when a buyer’s credit history is bit murky.  Mortgage pre-approval […]

Credit scores

Published on 10/05/2012 By Jflook

In the last few years FICO, the main purveyor of credit scoring technology, and other providers have worked to educate borrowers, providing information about what goes into credit scores and consumer guides on how to improve them.  Another recent consumer innovation is the ability to do credit score simulations online. Using one of these simulators a consumer […]

Considering buying in 2012? You should be!

Published on 04/12/2012 By Jflook

Certainly the housing market is in a condition that hasn’t been seen for many years.  The word uncertainty is being thrown around, and with good reason.  The median home price in theUnited stateshas fallen nearly 40% in just over five years, but the worse is definitely over. Although the percentage of sales of distressed homes […]

Don’t miss your opportunity to own a rental property!!

Published on 03/20/2012 By Jflook

If you’re thinking about investing in a rental property, experts say low home prices combined with low interest rates make this the best time in years to become a real-estate investor. What’s more, the real-estate market is starting to recover: U.S. houses lost $489 billion in value during the first 11 months of 2009, but […]