Rates May Be Rising, But Homes Are More Affordable Today Than You Think

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May 9, 2018

If you’ve been following the housing market, you may be seeing that rates are rising and home inventory is low. This means that fewer homeowners are putting their homes up for sale, making the market more competitive while mortgage rates go up. However, American’s may not realize that while rates are rising they are still at historic lows. This Spring, Trulia released a blog, Not Your Father’s Housing Market, that…

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Should I Set Up Automatic Mortgage Payments?

Should I Set Up Automatic Mortgage Payments?
November 7, 2017

5 Reasons why it may make sense. Many Freedom Mortgage customers enjoy the convenience of having their mortgage payment deducted directly from their checking account. Why? Automatic mortgage payments provide a host of benefits, and of course, you never need to remember to buy stamps. Mortgage payments are the perfect bills to automate. Mortgage payments typically don’t vary month-to-month, so automatic payments can help you plan your finances and manage…

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6 Low-Cost Ways to Transform Your Kitchen

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April 28, 2014

As new home trends develop and family needs evolve, the center of the home has shifted from the family room to the kitchen. For example, kitchen islands are becoming more important, in order to seat more people and open up additional space for food prep. Here are six cost-effective ways to transform your kitchen without major remodeling. Mount a small flat-screen on the wall to make the room more fun…

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