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Sep 19 2016

Top Benefits of Metal Roofing

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As a homeowner, it seems that there is always something that needs to be fixed in your home. This can be anything from a leaky basement, damaged gutters, crumbling wallpaper, or a roof that needs to be patched. Considering the fact that your roof is incredibly important in keeping your home dry, it is important to invest in a roof that is made to last. One long-lasting option on the market is metal roofing. Here is how roofing companies can change your home for the better.


On average, a metal roof can last between 30 to 50 years. If they have an aluminium coating, they can even last up to 100 years! So this means that you will not have to worry about patching or replacing your roof for generations to come. While the estimate you receive from a metal roofing company m

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Sep 16 2016

Types of Home Loans for People With Bad Credit

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Having a less than optimal credit score won’t ban you from becoming a homeowner. While the best way to secure a favorable mortgage rate might be to wait it out and work on building your score, sometimes life can’t wait. When you need to find home mortgage loans with a bad credit score, you still have plenty of options for types of home loans. Here are a few routes to get you started.

FHA Home Loans: This is probably the first recommendation you’ll hear. While most direct mortgage lenders want to see scores of at least 680, you can get away with a 620 on a FHA (Federal Housing Administration) loan.

High Down Payment: You might still be able to pull off a regular loan if you can offer a higher down

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Sep 13 2016

Why Millennials Are Moving to Planned Communities

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Buying a new home can be frustrating at the best of times, and overwhelming at the worst. There are so many factors to contend with, such as proximity to school and work, location, design, amenities, community, etc. It can often seem as if there is no way to have it all, but what if you could?

According to a survey of 1,500 millennials in the process of home buying, 66% wanted to purchase in a suburban location, 24% preferred rural areas, and 10% were interested in centrally located homes in large metro areas. A major draw to suburban areas is the concept of planned communities, which tend to be located in suburban environments. A planned community is a Read more ...


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