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Buying a home can be a daunting task, no matter how many times you've done it before. Find tips and tricks to finding the perfect house in these articles.

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10 Questions You Should Ask Your Realtor

Buying or selling a home can be stressful, but choosing the right real estate agent can reduce the hassle. Proper interviewing will help you find one who sees you as more than just a fat paycheck.


How do we rebuild communities in the wake of the foreclosure crisis?

 How do we rebuild communities in the wake of the foreclosure crisis?

How do we rebuild communities in the wake of the foreclosure crisis? Keep reading to learn how to rebuild communities during a foreclosure crisis. See more »

Can my insurance company cancel my policy if I submit too many claims?

 Can my insurance company cancel my policy if I submit too many claims?

You've submitted several claims to your insurance company this year. Could your insurance company cancel your policy if you submit too many claims? See more »

How to Submit an Insurance Claim

 How to Submit an Insurance Claim

So, you've had some damage to your home and need to submit an insurance claim? We'll tell you exactly how to submit an insurance claim. See more »

How can I create a household inventory for insurance purposes?

 How can I create a household inventory for insurance purposes?

Keep meaning to create a home inventory for insurance? Don't wait until it's too late. Learn how to create a home inventory for insurance purposes. See more »

How Flood Insurance Works

 How Flood Insurance Works

Flood insurance is different from regular homeowners insurance. How can you be sure you're covered by flood insurance, just in case? See more »

5 Things Homeowners Insurance Won’t Cover

 5 Things Homeowners Insurance Won’t Cover

Think your homeowners insurance covers everything? Think again. Learn about five things homeowners insurance won't cover. See more »

10 Reasons to Buy Homeowners Insurance

 10 Reasons to Buy Homeowners Insurance

Paying for homeowners insurance may seem like money down the drain -- until you actually need it. Learn 10 reasons why you need homeowners insurance. See more »

How to Buy a Foreclosed Property

 How to Buy a Foreclosed Property

Buying a foreclosed property can be a great deal if you are willing to put in some extra effort. See how to buy a foreclosed property. See more »

5 Things You Should Do Before Buying a Foreclosed Property

 5 Things You Should Do Before Buying a Foreclosed Property

There are some things you should do before buying a foreclosed property. Check out these 5 things you should do before buying a foreclosed property. See more »

 What are option fees and rent premiums?

In a bad housing market, the option of rent-to-own property is an ideal compromise, which benefits both the buyer and the seller. Learn more about what option fees and rent premiums are from this article. See more »