Category: Real Estate

The Economics of Real Estate Settlement ( “Closi...

Real estate settlement is the procedure involved in the passage of title from a property seller to a property buyer. A similar procedure is followed when a property owner refinances the mortgage on his/her residence, and is called a “mortgage closing”. Both involve expenses that must be paid by the ...
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Tips for Executing a Real Estate Sales Contract

When you select a new home to purchase, you will need to execute a contract of sale ( also called a Residential Contract of Purchase). To assist you to negotiate that contract with the seller, below are some important tips to help you: Earnest Money Deposit. This deposit is required ...
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The Economics of Real Estate Settlement (“Closin...

Real estate settlement is the procedure involved in the passage of title from a property seller to a property buyer. A similar procedure is followed when a property owner refinances the mortgage on his/her residence, and is called a “mortgage closing”. Both involve expenses that must be paid by the ...
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How Many Investment Properties Does Fannie Mae All...

There are many misconceptions of the total number of financed properties a Fannie Mae applicant can own. Most believe it is five ( the former limit). In fact, it is ten. But because of requirements layered on each additional property, called “reserves”, and “DTI ratios”, the practical limit is much ...
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