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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Let it Snow! 6 Snow Day Activities

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January 22, 2014

Winters are notoriously known for bad weather and snow days, but this winter season has seen extremes in polar vortex temperatures and snowfall. For children, snow days are an excuse to stay home, play in the snow, and lounge by the TV. What can adults do when the weather gets frightful? Here are 6 ways to spend your snow day: Hit the kitchen. A snow day is the perfect excuse…

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6 Ways to Green your Christmas & Holidays at Home

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December 18, 2013

Christmas and the holidays are right around the corner! On top of all of the Christmas cheer, households also increase their energy consumptions over this festive season. From Thanksgiving to New Year’s Day, a household’s consumption increases by 25% according to MNN. This includes food waste, gifts, packaging and more. Don’t fear, readers: there’s ways you can save energy around the holiday. Here are 6 ways to save energy around Christmas…

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