Katherine Rubis's Blog Posts

What Exactly Happens When A Mortgage Lender Checks My Credit

What exactly happens when a mortgage lender checks my credit?Answer:The credit check is reported to the credit reporting agencies as an "inquiry.'Inquiries tell other creditors that you are thinking

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What You Need To Know About The Spring Housing Market

What you need to know about the spring housing marketWe’re approaching spring, which means the housing market is getting ramped up.Experts agree that the market is softening for buyers, but will

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Rent To Own Homes How The Program Works

Curious about Rent to Own Homes? HouseHunters4U works with Home Partners of America to get it doneHOW THE PROGRAM WORKSPROGRAM SUMMARYHome Partners provides responsible households with a clear and

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What Is A VA Loan And How Can You Get One

What is a VA loan and how do I qualify?The Veterans Administration (VA) Home Loan is a benefit that is available to more than 22 million veterans & 2 million active duty service members which helps

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Preparing For Your House Hunt

Buying a home is one of life’s most important investments and exciting adventures. Whether you are a first-time or experienced buyer, it’s important to spend some time

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Spring Cleaning Checklist

With spring arriving, now is the time to start thinking about the dreaded spring cleaning. Below is a great checklist to get you startedWhole HouseClean BaseboardsLaunder Throw Pillows/Blankets

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Attn Investors And Rehabbers Plainfield IL 3 Bedroom Ranch

Attention Investors and Rehabbers - 3 bedroom, 2 bath home on 1/2 acre lot in Plainfield. Home features eat-in kitchen area, brick wood burning fireplace in family room, 2 full baths, thermopane

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Update On Home Buyer Grants For Illinois

This is a Game Changer New Down Payment Grant programs of $6000, $7500 & $10,000 coming soon! You NO Longer have to be a 1st time Home Buyer and there are no longer COUNTY restrictions in

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When Are Home Buyers Eligible Again After A Damaging Credit Event

Experiencing a damaging credit event such as a foreclosure, short sale or bankruptcy, does not mean you will not be eligible for another mortgage.  Depending on the event that took place, there

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Why To Use A Buyer Agent When Purchasing A Home

The following are 10 great reasons to use a buyer's agent when buying real estate:#1. Having a buyer's agent is FREE to the buyer.  Some people think they can save money by not using

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What Are The True Benefits Of Buying And Selling In The Fall

Today I'll focus on what advantages there are to buying or selling in the autumn versus other times of year. Each season has pros and cons.Many real estate agents will tell you why any time is a

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If you are looking for a great deal on a home, Tis the Season! Most buyers rush to find a home March - September each year. That means that Oct-Feb leaves plenty of homes that need to sell on the

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