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4 Tips for Optimizing Your Storage Space
4 Tips for Optimizing Your Storage Space

You love your home, but you feel like you’re running out of space and fast. Lack of storage space can quickly lead to clutter, disorganization, and frustration. Whether you don’t have a lot of space, or it just feels that way, being smart and efficient with the space you do have can make a difference! […]

June 30, 2021
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5 Ways to Staycation at Your Home This Summer
5 Ways to Staycation at Your Home This Summer

While many areas of the country have begun reopening, we are still living in a pandemic and the CDC recommends distancing to take priority. Sadly, this means many of our summer vacations have been put on hold. But after months of being cooped up, you may be looking for ways to change up the scenery […]

July 02, 2020
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First Home Mortgage Named a Top Mortgage Lender
First Home Mortgage Named a Top Mortgage Lender

The results are in! First Home Mortgage has been named one of Scotsman Guide’s Top Lenders of 2019! Scotsman Guide provides comprehensive and verified rankings of mortgage companies across the nation. We are honored to be recognized as a Top Mortgage Lender and we thank our clients and partners for assisting us in achieving this […]

June 05, 2020
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How Much Home Can You Afford?
How Much Home Can You Afford?

Whether you are ready to achieve the dream of homeownership for the first time or are selling your current home and making the move to a new property, understanding how much you can comfortably afford to spend on your new house is key. Important factors to consider are your down payment and the total monthly […]

May 22, 2020
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Equifax Breach and How You’re Affected
Equifax Breach and How You’re Affected

Equifax is one of the oldest and largest credit-monitoring companies, aggregating information on over 800 million consumers.  The company provides detailed information about personal credit and payment history of individuals, indicating whether they are eligible to receive a loan.  In order to provide a full credit report, Equifax houses an enormous amount of sensitive data, such […]

September 13, 2017
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CAUTION- The Dangers of Rate Shopping
CAUTION- The Dangers of Rate Shopping

Buying a home will probably be the largest purchase you ever make.  With that in mind, you want the lowest interest rate, right?  WRONG!  The lowest advertised interest rate may not be your best option.  Some lenders and mortgage brokers advertise low rates, but don’t inform you of all the additional points and fees that […]

June 09, 2017
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