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Six Mortgage Myths

The Member One Mortgage Team takes on six of the most common myths they run into while helping homebuyers!

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Don't Do These Things Before Buying A Home

You probably have your homebuying to-do list put together already, but don’t forget about this equally important to-don’t list.

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What to Expect on Closing Day

Closing day: the day you sign the paperwork that legally transfers ownership of your dream home from the seller to you.

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Six Uncommon Features to Consider When Shopping for a Home

Check out this list of six less common features to consider while house hunting, courtesy of Member One’s mortgage experts.

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How To Make An Offer On A House

Will the seller counter? Is there a better offer already on the table? What if you get caught in a bidding war?! We have the answers.

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12 Tips To Winterize Your Home (On Any Budget)

Winter is coming—is your home ready? Protect your biggest investment, fight off the chill, and slash your utility bills this season with these budget-conscious tips.

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5 Tips for Getting Holiday Shopping Done Early

The sooner you start planning, the less likely you are to spend too much in last-minute desperation. Here are five tips to help you start planning ahead for financially sound festivities.

Your Practical Guide to Mortgage Escrow Accounts

An escrow account is used to set aside money for annual property taxes and homeowners insurance. Your mortgage lender manages this account on your behalf.

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Mortgages 101: Prequalification Vs. Preapproval

You’ve started thinking about mortgages and have been hearing two very similar-sounding words: prequalification and preapproval. Are they different? Does it matter?

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Four Reasons Why a Local Mortgage Lender Beats Online Options

You’re interested in buying a home, researched the process online, and still have questions.

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Prevention Could Be Key to Avoiding Big Home Repair Costs

Ignoring signs of wear and tear in your home can cost you in the long run. Below are three areas to start inspecting now, so you’re not investing in major repairs later.

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Three Home Improvement Tips to Attract Buyers and Recoup Costs

The question for owners becomes what home projects should be first on the list?