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Buying a home? Think about these mortgage lending tax strategies

Have you ever thought about how your tax planning might positively or negatively impact your next mortgage? You might be surprised to learn that aligning your tax prep with your mortgage process could benefit you in ways you didn’t think about.

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Mortgage Resolutions for 2024

If you are someone who likes to set resolutions for the new year, we have a few that you might want to consider as it relates to real estate and mortgages in 2024. We’ll talk savings, credit, and income goals you can set in the coming year to put yourself in a better position to secure your next home.

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Building Wealth With Real Estate

Today we’re going to talk about building wealth through real estate and explain a mortgage can help you grow your nest egg significantly over 30 years. And by pairing that with a straightforward investment strategy, you might be able to accomplish more than you imagined.

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Real Estate Bubble, Financing Trends, & Credit Score Considerations

As rates continue to creep higher, we’re still hearing from a lot of people who are worried about where the housing market is headed. With the inflationary pressure and values remaining strong, will we see a bubble in the near future?

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Problem Solving Your New Home Purchase

We’re going to share some of the more common problems we come across when helping someone get into a new home and we’ll share ways in which we problem solve to find solutions for the people we work with.

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Hiring the Right Agent-Lender Team

Anyone in the market for a home wants to do everything they can to close the deal, especially in a market with low supply and competitive bidding. It’s common that not only will your real estate agent help with that, but they’ll do so in tandem with a mortgage lender.

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3 Underappreciated Benefits of a Mortgage Lender

In this episode, we’ll tell you about three core principles of our business at Cross Country Mortgage and why they’re often underappreciated. Plus, we’ll give you a market update for August as we continue to watch rates and the Fed’s actions.

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Ask Your Mortgage Lender These Questions

No matter how prepared you are going into an early meeting with your mortgage lender, there’s bound to be something you forget to ask. Everyone will have their own set of questions that pertain to their homebuying process, but there are a few that we encourage everyone to ask and get answered.

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Questions Your Mortgage Lender Should Be Asking You

Most people that begin the homebuying process don’t have much experience when it comes to securing a mortgage loan, and they lean on the lender to make sure they’re getting all the information they need. While most lenders will provide you with everything you need, not everyone will ask the questions that will help you…

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Busting 5 Mortgage Myths

There are a lot of myths out there in the mortgage world, and today we’re going to debunk the five most common ones. While some of this information might’ve been true at one point in time, it is important to stay updated on how this information has changed as you navigate the home-buying process. In…

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