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Is Your Familys Life And Securlty At The Mercy Of Your Landlord
It's no secret that rents are on the rise. Just today I was made aware of a rental payment that was going from $1800.
It makes no sense to me why renters allow themselves to live their lives at the mercy of their landlord. Of course, there is the person who used to own their own home and hit on tough times, resulting in a bankruptcy, short sale or foreclosure. A lot of really bad things happened to a lot of really good people. Many don't realize that it may be possible to buy another home in as little as a year after a short sale, depending on the circumstances. Many loans allow purchasing 2 years after a bankruptcy. If you'd like more information about these programs, please let me know, or click on the lender link and request information. Interest rates are at an all time low. Lock in that low rate for the life of your loan. Often, people can actually buy a home with a lower monthly payment than what they are paying in rent. Think about it - 5 years of renting at $1200 per month
Then I hear, "I got burned once, never again." I look at it this way, you have to write a check the 1st of the month, every month, regardless. Would you rather make out that check to a landlord and help them build wealth or would you like to make that check out to your own mortgage company and build equity in your own home? Our own home was greatly underwater, but what difference did it make? Had we bailed, we still would have
If you are a 1st time home buyer, a back to the
*estimated payment is principal and interest only. Taxes, insurance and mortgage insurance if required are not calculated in the this figure.
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It sounds real this time. The Feds have been making noise about raising the interest rate for the last year. This time is sounds like they are really going to do it.
It's no secret that rents are on the rise. Just today I was made aware of a rental payment that was going from $1800. per month to $2400. per month in ONE SINGLE increase! That is