How to buy a house that’s not on the market.

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In a competitive real estate market, it may be difficult to find the house you’re looking for. And when you finally find it, you could be outbid by another buyer. That’s why many buyers are looking for homes BEFORE they’re listed. Here’s how your Realtor can help you find an unlisted home: Contact expired listings. […]

6 Ways To Stop Paying Rent and Own Your Own Home

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People fear what they don’t understand. A good example is the purchase of a home. The average consumer knows very little about the home buying process. Between finding the right house, making sure it won’t fall apart the day after you buy, and finding the best financing, it’s no wonder so many people are afraid […]

Down Payments: How Much Do You Really Need?

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This is one of the very first questions most first time home buyers ask themselves, “How much do I need for a down payment?” Saving up for a down payment can be one of the biggest hurdles for buyers to overcome but there is still that prevailing myth that you need a 20 percent down […]

Finding the Right House

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Are you ready to make that leap from renting to owning a home of your own? Before you begin your search for a home, it’s important to identify the type and style you’d like. Build your checklist by asking yourself some key questions. Once completed, sharing this list with your real estate agent will help […]

Stop Paying Your Landlord’s Mortgage

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Invest In Yourself Are you tired of paying rent? Don’t miss out on fulfilling your dream of homeownership. Put your hard-earned money to work for you, not your landlord. At Ideal Lending, we have low down payment options available, competitive interest rates, a variety of loan programs including FHA, VA, USDA, Jumbo and more! The […]

Renters Have Much to Gain by Pursuing Home Ownership

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Buying a home vs. renting is a big decision that takes careful consideration, as most mortgage consultants will agree. But the rewards of homeownership are great. For many years, purchasing real estate has been considered an extremely profitable investment. It is an achievement that offers a sense of pride, financial stability and potential tax advantages. […]

Buying vs Renting a Home

How much could you be saving by buying a home? West Palm Beach, FL – How much could you be saving by buying a home? Let’s calculate it and find out! In this all too common example, our renter is throwing money away year after year by not owning a home. If you are still renting, […]