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Real Estate Offers Security in the Face of Financial Crisis Members Public

As the world faces a global pandemic that’s causing uncertainty in the financial markets, real estate investing serves as a more secure alternative to investors during these trying times. Investing capital into an investment property or real estate investment trusts or “REITs” are just two methods that investors can

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How Financial Illiteracy is Holding You Back Members Public

Effective real estate investing requires a certain level of financial savvy to get the best return on your investment. Read more to see how self-education can help you stay ahead of the pack in real estate investing.

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Personal Finance

Straight-Line and Mortgage-Style Amortization Members Public

Mortgage amortization at a glance. A guide to the principal and interest payments for a home mortgage scheduled to be paid monthly or daily and how this impacts the total cost of a home.

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Homeowners

Alternative Lenders and Banks: A Troubled History Members Public

A brief history of home mortgages in the U.S. and what led to the current state of lending.

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Homeowners

Tellus Rundown: December 2019 Members Public

December 2019: Get a quick and easy overview of the best posts of the month.

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Real Estate Debt and Derivatives Members Public

A complete guide to real estate derivatives, how they work as an investment tool, and how they played a role in the U.S. Housing Crisis.

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Homeowners

Finding the Right Financing: Fixed-Rate and Adjustable-Rate Mortgages Members Public

What's the difference between fixed-rate and adjustable-rate mortgages? Find the right home loan for you.

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Homeowners

Veteran Affairs Home Loans Members Public

What are the guidelines for veterans and their family members to obtain a VA-guaranteed home loan? Find out here.

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