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Will Experian Boost Help You Become a Home Buyer?

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Do you find yourself falling just below your target FICO® Credit Score? Is your credit history not as robust as lenders would like? Experian Boost may be the solution. What is a FICO® Credit Score? To understand why Experian Boost may help, you must first understand what a FICO® Credit Score is. The Fair Isaac Corporation or FICO® is the …

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Renting Vs. Buying a Home | Is it Better to Rent or Buy?

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 REALTOR® Melanie Cameron talks about some of the important benefits of buying and owning a home versus renting. If you’re thinking about buying but aren’t sure now is the best time for you to do so, watch this video. It will help you make an educated decision. Also, don’t forget to comment, share, and like this video on Facebook …

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Is the Government Shutdown Affecting Real Estate Sales?

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 Realtor Melanie Cameron talks about how the government shutdown is affecting real estate sales and if home buyers and sellers should be concerned. Topics include FEMA flood policies, FHA home loans, VA home loans, and USDA home loans. If you have any questions about this or buying and selling real estate in the Greater Wilmington area, please don’t hesitate …

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Chris Hutchens with Guaranteed Rate – Wilmington NC Lender

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Realtor Melanie Cameron of The Cameron Team speaks with Chris Hutchens, Branch Manager and V.P. of Mortgage Lending at Guaranteed Rate, about the services he and his mortgage lenders provide. If you’re thinking about buying a home in the Wilmington area and need to finance the purchase, consider giving Chris a call at (910) 344-0304. He’s happy to answer your …

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6 Simple Tasks to Help You Buy a Home in 2019

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The new year is coming, which means many people are thinking about everything they hope to accomplish during the next 12 months. If buying a home is a goal for you, there are a few things that can help improve your purchasing power in 2019. These are simple changes and additions to your existing routines (beyond the traditional saving money …

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2019 FHA Loan Limit Increase | Home Buyer Tips

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 Realtor Melanie Cameron of The Cameron Team at Coldwell Banker Sea Coast Advantage in Wilmington, NC, shares the recent announcement from the Federal Housing Administration on loan limits in 2019. Great news! They’re increasing. Watch the video to learn more. Get more great tips in our 60-page Buyer Guide. Also, shout out to Joey Milam at Alpha Mortgage for …

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8 Tips for Buying a New Construction Home

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Are you exploring the process of purchasing a new construction? There’s something wholly satisfying about planning your home from bottom to top (foundation to roof?). We’ve helped many buyers go through the exciting journey of choosing homesites, floor plans, and finishes; completing walkthroughs and punch lists; and eventually arriving at the closing table. So, we’ve compiled 8 tips for purchasing …