Real Estate Information

Tips For Building New Construction Homes In Maine

Constructing a custom property can be very exciting. There are unlimited features to weigh, which can be very overwhelming. The tips for building new construction homes in Maine below will help … [Read more...]

Tips On Getting Your Free Yearly Credit Reports

The Fair Credit Reporting Act grants you the opportunity to request a copy of your credit reports every year. This was enacted by the Federal Trade Commission to allow consumers to review their credit … [Read more...]

Interest Rate Fluctuations Impact Maine Mortgage Pre-approvals

When you get pre-approved for a home loan, it is based on a certain recurring payment. The interest rate is assumed (as well as other figures such as property taxes and insurance). Interest rate … [Read more...]

Advice On Negotiating Offers For Maine Real Estate

Many negotiations take place in the home buying process. It can be an emotional undertaking for everyone in the transaction. This article provides advice on negotiating offers for Maine real … [Read more...]

For Sale By Owner Causes Of Over Pricing By Maine Homeowners

Sellers often think about selling real estate on their own with the primary objective of saving money on commission. History has proven that it may actually cost more than it saves,... for sale by … [Read more...]

Mortgage Insurance Elimination From Conventional Mortgages

Mortgage insurance is typically assessed on standard conventional mortgages with down payments lower than 20%. The amount is payable monthly and lumped into the mortgage payment. Mortgage … [Read more...]

Qualification Criteria Changes For FHA Loans Effective The 15th Of September 2015 | Maine FHA Loans

One of the most common types of loans is FHA. Qualification criteria changes for FHA loans effective the 15th of September 2015 include several critical changes. Below are the key aspects of those … [Read more...]

Benefits Of Purchasing Maine Real Estate This Year

The economy continually changes, so it can be tough deciding when is the perfect time to purchase a property. Although it is impossible to predict exactly what the future holds, you may rely on … [Read more...]

Important Details On Lender Paid Mortgage Insurance For Maine Home Mortgages

Mortgage insurance is generally mandated when a home buyer borrows more than eighty percent of the value of a property. It protects lenders against loss should a homeowner fall short of paying a loan. … [Read more...]

Maine Listing Contract Provisions

Once you have found a listing broker for your home, you will be shown a listing contract. Before signing this paperwork, it is important to understand the terms typically included. The Maine listing … [Read more...]