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Increasing Loan Limits in 2020
A recent Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announcement will give home shoppers even more buying power in 2020. Why? Because conforming loan limits are increasing for the fourth year in a row.
The Pros and Cons of Buying a Fixer-Upper
A common decision many first-time homebuyers face is whether to buy a fixer-upper instead of a move-in ready home. If you're considering buying a fixer-upper, here are a few pros and cons to consider.
Tips for Choosing the Perfect Rug
Decorating a home from floor to ceiling to reflect your personal style can give you a real sense of belonging, comfort, and coziness that nothing else can. There are an enormous number of important decisions involved in decorating a home; one is choosing the right rugs for your living spaces.
Five Low Maintenance Water Features to Enhance Your Yard
A water feature is a great way to add something extra to your yard and enhance your outdoor living space. These features can turn your deck, garden, or patio into an outdoor sanctuary!
Labor Day Staycation – Fun Ideas for a Long Weekend At Home
Labor Day weekend is typically a bittersweet holiday marking the conclusion of summer. This means the end of bonfires, beach days, and barbecues. With the school year getting started, many families prefer to celebrate the long weekend by organizing a frugal staycation. Whether you’ve chosen a staycation because traveling isn’t in your budget this year, or you’re simply looking for some R&R, the following tips will help you enjoy your Labor Day weekend in the comfort of your own home.
How Your Student Loan Debt Influences Your Home Buying Options
Forbes Magazine calls student loan debt in the United States the $1.5 Trillion Dollar Crisis. Over 44 million people carry at least some student debt making it the second largest consumer debt category behind mortgages. In fact, consumers average more student loan debt than both credit card debt and car loans.
Ask an Expert: Certified Buyer Program
The Certified Buyer Program™, designed by the mortgage experts at Penrith Home Loans, is the competitive edge homebuyers look for when shopping for their dream home.
Tips for Hosting a Great Summer BBQ
As the warm weather rolls in, chances are your calendar will be marked with various events like picnics, birthday celebrations, graduation parties, social gatherings, family parties, and so on. There’s no better way to enjoy a summer evening than a casual get-together with friends, family, a BBQ, drinks, and beautiful summer weather.