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Feds Cut Interest Rates Due To Coronavirus
 In rare move, Fed issues emergency rate cut to bolster economy from coronavirusSARAH FOSTER@SARAHFFOSTERMARCH 3, 2020 in FEDERAL RESERVEAdd article to saved article...

2020s Hottest Paint Colors
 2020's Hottest Paint Colors: Which Is Your Favorite? January 13, 2020 Design Trends By: Melissa Dittmann Tracey Paint firms have chim...

5 Reasons To Sell This Fall
 5 Reasons to Sell This Fall Below are 5 compelling reasons listing your home for sale this fall makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe latest Buyer Traffic Report&n...

Why You Should Sell Your Home In The Fall
 WHY YOU SHOULD SELL YOUR HOUSE IN THE FALL (AND HOW TO PREPARE)The warm-weather housing market might be coming to a close, but don’t worry – there’s still a chance to f...

New Study Reveals One Suprising Reason For The Inventory Shortage
 There has been a great amount written on millennials and their impact on the housing market. However, the headlines often contradict each other. Some claim this generation is...

Top 10 Spring Cleaning Tips 2019
 Sylvane’s Top 10 Spring Cleaning Tips for 2019 March 5, 2019 Believe it or not, it’s time to start thinking about spring cleaning your home. Spr...

20 Must Know Spring Cleaning Tips
                                        20 Essential Spring Cleaning TipsSp...

Is The Recent Dip In Interest Rates Here To Stay
 Is The Recent Dip In Interest Rates Here To Stay? Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage climbed consistently throughout 2018 until the middle of November....

Where Are Home Values Headed Over The Next Few Years
 Where Are Home Values Headed Over The Next Few Years? There are many questions about where home prices will be next year as well as where they may be headed over the...

4 Reasons To Sell This Fall
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60 Fall Recipes
60 Fall Recipes We're Looking Forward to Making All the fall recipes we're looking forward to cooking now that summer is (nearly) over. SEPTEMBER 20, 2017 BY JILL BAUGHMA...

How To Sell A Home During The Fall
                     How To Sell A Home During The Fall SaveHow To Sell A Home During The FallAs fall quickly approaches, ma...

Tips On Selling Your Home In Summer
  Spring is the most popular time of the year to put a home on the market. Fall is the second most popular time of the year to sell a home. It astounds most people that s...

How To Make An All Natural Bug Spray In 5 Minutes
 Why Homemade Bug Spray?At my house, we joke about mosquitoes being the size of birds, and they certainly do seem to come in flocks! Especially with small children who are pro...

Searching For The Right Home
Click the Link below to find your next home. If you'd rather speak to a person give me a call! Kim Guest 864-918-0066. To Find your next home search here:  http...

Interest Rates Are Going Up Again In 2018 So Buy Early
 Life should only get more expensive for borrowers in 2018.Interest rates on nearly all financial products — from mortgages to credit cards to personal loans — will contin...

Competition Is Coming Are You Thinking Of Selling Your Home
 Competition Is Coming, Are You Thinking Of Selling Your Home? The number of building permits issued for single-family homes is the best indicator of how many newly b...

Dont Rent A Home BUY A Home
 Millionaire To Millennials: Don’t Rent A Home… Buy! 478SHARES 403 32 0 12 31 In a CNBC article, self-made millionaire David Bac...

5 Reasons To Sell This Winter
 For Buyers,For Sellers,Move-Up Buyers5 Reasons To Sell This Winter! Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this winter makes sense.1. Demand Is StrongThe l...

Should You Sell Your Home For Sale By Owner
 Many sellers decide to sell their homes For Sale By Owner (FSBO) in order to save money and realize a larger profit, which makes perfect sense. Why pay for it if yo...

Be Prepared To Stay Safe And Healthy In Winter
 Winter storms and cold temperatures can be hazardous. Stay safe and healthy by planning ahead. Prepare your home and cars. Prepare for power outages and outdoor activity. Che...

10 Things For Parents To K Now About 2018 Flu Vaccine
 10 Things for Parents to Know About the 2017-2018 Flu Vaccine By: Kathleen Berchelmann MD, FAAPIt's time to get flu shots for your family before your house is full of fe...

The Absolute Insanity Of Not Buying A Home When Youre Young
 The Absolute Insanity of Not Buying a Home When You’re Youngby tyler tervooren | 11 minutes to readFellow Riskologist,If you’re young—under 40 or so—an...

ADVICE ON ACHIEVING AN AWESOME MORTGAGE IN 2017
 ADVICE ON ACHIEVING AN AWESOME MORTGAGE IN 2017Whether you are buying a home or refinancing your loan, here are mortgage tips for 2017.Click here to check the current mortgag...

Pumpkin Spice MUST FALL INGREDIENT
 DIY Pumpkin Spice: Your Must-Make Fall IngredientPumpkinspice is our go-to ingredient for baking in the fall, and it’s even better when it’s homemade. Here’s the recipe...

10 Worst FirstTime Homebuyer Mistakes
 10 Worst First-Time Homebuyer MistakesByAmy FontinelleFebruary 23, 2017 — 12:10 PM EST Advertiser DisclosureAre you gearing up to buy your first place? Shopping f...

Spring Cleaning Checklist
 Spring-Cleaning Checklist 13.4 kSHARES           MART...

Home Buyer Seminar In Greenville SC
Home Buyer Seminar The steps to owning your OWN home Learn how to stop RENTING to owning your own HOME! Guest Group Homes and Anchor Mortgage LLC is hosting a fr...

50 New Years Resolutions And How To Achieve Them
New Year’s resolutions are the perfect opportunity for all those who have failed to start making the changes that they said they would make next week, next month, or perhaps when...

Buddy The Elf Cookie
 Buddy The Elf Cookies BYCANDACE BRAUN DAVISONIf you're going to emulate Buddy's spaghetti breakfast, you might as well make it actually edible (and delish). These no-bak...

How Will The 2016 Election Change Housing
 How Will the 2016 Election Affect the Housing Market – and Your Wallet? by Tim Lucas September 23, 2016 By Pete Gerardo Hillary Clinton...

Tis The Season For Pumpkin Spice Cake
Easy Pumpkin Spice Cake w/ Cinnamon Cream Cheese FrostingNOVEMBER 6, 2014 DIVAS CAN COOK 43 COMMENTS“Made from scratch, moist, fluffy pumpkin spice cake recipe with cin...

How The Presidential Election Will Effect The US Real Estate Market
               How the Presidential Election Will                         &...

Clemson Football Schedule 2016
2016 Clemson Tigers Football Schedule Date   Opponent Time/TV Tickets SaturdaySep. 3 at Aubu...

Real Estate Market June 2016
 Real Estate MarketJune 2016 NewsSUBSCRIBE TO THIS NEWSLETTER Request Received. Thank You.Existing Home Sales ReportAccording to the National Association of Realtors® (NAR) ...

What To Expect From Mortgage Rates 2016
 Mortgage Rates: What to Expect in 2016 ByPeter Warden February 25, 2016  Professor John Kenneth Galbraith: "The only function of economic foreca...

Greenville Farmers Market Starts Soon
   Check Us Out!  •  Main Street at McBee Avenue  •  Saturdays, May 7 to October 29  • &nbs...

Most Booked Restaurants In Greenville SC
 Looking for the most booked restaurants in Greenville? You’re in the right place. Each month OpenTable analyzes more than 400,000 new diner reviews. We sort the results by ...

Pre Approval Vs Pre Qualification Whats Your Buying Power
Two often confused terms in the home buying process are a mortgage loan pre-qualification and a home loan pre-approval. Even some loan officers and real&nb...

Overcome The Emotional Hurdles Of Selling Your Home
 Overcome the Emotional Hurdles of Selling Your HomeIf you never thought you were sentimental about your home, try putting it up for sale. Suddenly every nook and cranny is th...

Why Do Real Estate Agents Ask For A Pre Approval
 Why Do Real Estate Agents Ask For A Pre-Approval?Top Reasons Why Real Estate Agents Request A Pre-Approval Letter Before Showing HousesWhy Do Real Estate Agents Ask For A Pre...

Simplest Recipe For Thanksgiving Turkey
 How To Cook a Turkey: The Simplest, Easiest MethodCOOKING LESSONS FROM THE KITCHNPRINT RECIPE Jump to the recipePin it ...

Golf Courses In Greenville
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The 8 Top Home Selling Mistakes You Should Avoid
  It’s a challenging market for home sellers right now. Buyers have a lot of options—and they don’t have to buy what you’re selling. Your house is likely just one loca...

PUMPKIN EVERYTHING RECIPES
 Instead of an update on Real Estate. I thought I would indulge Fall this time. The best time of year... unless its Spring and then its High buying season, which for me is the...

Be Happy In Your Home
BE HAPPY IN YOUR HOME! Are you feeling a little bored with your home? Do you have a touch of HGTV envy? Before you spiral into depression at the length of your to-do list, tak...

Homeownership A Key To Well Being In Retirement
Homeownership: A Key to Well-Being in Retirement July 15, 2015  For BuyersThere has been much talk about homeownership and whether it is a true vehicle for building ...

Last Weeks Economic News In Review
Last Week's Economic News in Review       Existing home sales saw a healthy jump both in terms of volume and price, while...

Greenville Economic News In Review
Last Week's Economic News in Review             Last week saw encouraging housi...

Industry Hears Call For Credit Scoring Changes
Industry Hears Call for Credit Scoring Changes DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | THURSDAY, APRIL 02, 2015 The way companies calculate people's credit scores needs to change to reflect how...

Interest Rates Right Now In Greenville
Anchor Mortgage is committed to helping you find the right mortgage product for your needs. We understand that every borrower is different, and we offer a variety of products ...

Greenville A Top Travel Destination
GREENVILLE NAMED A 2015 TOP TRAVEL DESTINATIONGREENVILLE, S.C. – Greenville was recently named to an exclusive list of top travel destinations of 2015.In an appearance on "CBS Th...

Christmas Saving Tips
The Smart Way to Save for ChristmasJanuary 8 By Kalyn Brooke 15 CommentsThis post may contain affiliate links. Read my full disclosure policy here.5K+I absolute...

Guide To Getting A Mortgage Today
To buy your first home, you likely will need a mortgage. In fact, before you even start looking at houses, you should look into your mortgage prospects.If you have good credit...

GREAT NEWS District Earns Excellent On School Report Card
Schools’ Ratings Continue to Improve"We are extremely proud of the Excellent Absolute Rating received by Greenville County Schools on the 2014 State Report Card,” said GCS Supe...

Fannie Mae Lowers Mandatory Waiting Period After Bankruptcy Short Sale PreForeclosure
Fannie Mae Lowers Mandatory Waiting Period After Bankruptcy, Short Sale, & Pre-Foreclosure MANDATORY WAITING PERIOD REDUCED TO 2 YEARS It's getting easier to get approved...

FICO Changes Expected To Boost Credit Scores Lower Consumer Mortgage Rates
FICO Changes Expected To Boost Credit Scores, Lower Consumer Mortgage Rates Consumers who’ve had credit challenges due to medical debt will soon be getting some relief. Fair ...

Fall For Greenville Oct 10th Weekend
BUY TICKETSPre-buy tickets in advance to save money.TICKET PURCHASE OPTIONSCONCERTSOver 60 entertainers spread over 3 fun packed daysVIEW THIS YEAR'S LINE-UP SCHEDULEFESTIVAL MAPEx...

Fall Cleaning Chore Checklist
Organized HomeClean House, Cut Clutter, Get Organized at Home!Fall Cleaning Chore ChecklistBy Cynthia Ewer, Author ofComplete Idiot's Guide to Getting OrganizedIt's Autumn.Pum...

Why You Should Say Yeah That Greenville
Yeah, THAT Greenville" campaign wins tourism award "Yeah, THAT Greenville"GREENVILLE COUNTY, SC (FOX Carolina) -VisitGreenvilleSC was honored with the South Carolina Governor'...

USDA Home Loans 100 Percent Financing And Very Low Mortgage Rates
USDA Home Loans : 100% Financing And Very Low Mortgage Rates For home buyers today, there are two mortgage programs which offer 100% financing. The first is the VA loan ...

Home Color Trends Whats New Whats Next
Color Trends: What's New, What's Next?Which colors will dominate decor in the coming year? Experts share the latest research.By Kelley WaltersWhile you're still deciding where to s...

How To Keep Your House Cool Without Air Conditioner
How To Keep Your House Cool Without An Air ConditionerAdded June 20, 2012 By Carrie 65 Comments Links may be affiliate or referral links. Full Disclos...

4 Ways To Make Money Off Your Next Home
4 Ways to Make Money Off Your Next HomeFew things in life are as exciting as shopping for your piece of the American Dream, and it’s easy to let the thrill of the hunt take over ...

Pay Off Debt In 7 Steps And Still Maintain Your Lifestyle
1) Create your Money List aka a quick budget. Before you can dig your way out of debt, you need to know where you currently stand financially. This process should take yo...

Economic Review For Last Week And Whats To Come April 29 2014
 Real estate dominated last week's economic headlines, with sales of both existing and news homes dropped, as inventory remained scant and prices grew. Meanwhile, initial jobl...

Economic Review For Last Week And Whats To Come
Last Week's Economic News in ReviewApril 22, 2014     Retail sales showed solid performance in March, while consumer prices trended up for the month. Real ...

5 Financial Missteps That Can Torpedo A Loan Application
5 Financial Missteps That Can Torpedo A Loan ApplicationApril 14th, 2014                   Being preapproved for a mortgage and ac...

Top 5 Predictions For 2014 Real Estate Market
A LOOK AHEADExperts Predict 2014 Housing MarketThe U.S. real estate market made a robust comeback in 2013, surpassing expectations of many economists, as the combination of low inv...

Why You Should Sell Your House NOW
Patience seems to have paid off for those who’ve postponed putting their homes on the market until this year, real estate analysts say. They stand to pocket the kind of profits n...

Economic Review
Last Week's Economic News in ReviewMarch 11, 2014     Last week offered some optimistic economic headlines. February's jobs report showed job growth, as di...

Mortgage Rates Forecast 2014
Mortgage rates ready to riseHomeowners and potential homebuyers will face higher rates in 2014. How high will rates go? That will depend on the Federal Reserve and how the economy ...

Tax Write Offs That Help Homeowners
Click the link below for some great tips before you file your taxes!http://realestate.msn.com/blogs/post--tax-writeoffs-that-help-homeowners...

Golden Retrievers Sell Owners Home
Realtor lets pair of golden retrievers sell their owners’ homeEnlisting dogs as video tour guides showcases property’s expansive acreageTeke Wiggin Staff Writershare this artic...

How Smart A Home Buyer Are You
Just click the link below to take the quiz and find out!! http://portal.kiplinger.com/quiz/real-estate/T010-S001-how-smart-a-home-buyer-are-you/index.htmlWant to see if you qu...

Get Out Of Debt Checklist
Get-Out-of-Debt ChecklistDoes the old saying "Another year older and deeper in debt" ring too true? Take these steps now to reduce your debt and fix credit problems.Save this check...

December Economic Update
Last Week's Economic News in Review                             December 17, 2013    ...

Easier To Get A Mortgage For Some
Make no mistake: Mortgage credit is still very tight by historical standards, and only borrowers with the most pristine credit and healthy down payments can get the lowest rates....

5 Reasons To Buy A Home Now
e-Brief for Wednesday, December 4"The latest and greatest real estate news and advice, right to your inbox."80% of Agents Will Miss the Next Real Estate BoomWhat if I told you the ...

Economic News Greenville SC
Last Week's Economic News in ReviewDecember 3, 2013Consumers were slow to trade due to lingering worries regarding the economy, while employment showed some improvement in last wee...

2014 Housing Market Forecast
National Association of Realtors – Real Estate Forecast 2013 to 2015National Association of Realtors Real Estate Predictions 2013 to 2015   The...

Are Millennials Becoming Real Estates Lost Generation
Full Newsletter   Newsletter ArchivesHello Joseph, Your Updates from HomeActions for November 6, 2013.UPDATE YOUR INFORMATIONSAVED ARTICLESREFER A FRIENDCOMMENTS & FEEDBAC...

Tips To Keep Home Safe
Full Newsletter   Newsletter ArchivesHello Joseph, Your Updates from HomeActions for November 6, 2013.UPDATE YOUR INFORMATIONSAVED ARTICLESREFER A FRIENDCOMMENTS & FEEDBAC...

Why Greenville Is The Best Place To Live
  Free Things to DoFree Things to Doby Libby McMillanDowntown TrolleyLiberty Bridge & Falls Park on the ReedySwamp Rabbit TrailCleveland ParkFluor Field FireworksJone...

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Buffet Says Housing Still Has Long Way To Go
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USDA 100 Percent Home Loans
USDA Rural Development Single Family Housing Guaranteed Loan ProgramGuaranteed Loans Offer Affordable Financing To Rural Homebuyers.The mission of USDA Rural Development’s Single...

Why Should You Get Preapproved Before Buying A Home
What is a pre-approval?A pre-approval is a commitment in writing from a lender that a borrower would qualify for a particular loan amount based on income and credit information. Mo...

What A Government Shut Down Means For FHA Lending
| -A A +A What a Government Shutdown Means for FHA Lending Daily Real Estate News | Monday, September 30, 2013 Get the latest NAR updates on ...

The Government Shuts Downwhat Does It Mean For Housing
As of this writing, the federal government has shut down. After weeks of back and forth, Congress remained deadlocked and failed to reach a budget deal that would keep the gove...

Paying Too Much For Home Taxes
South Carolina Property Tax InformationReal Property - All land and the buildings, structures or improvements on that land. Personal Property - All things other than...

Buyers To Pay Premium For New Homes
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Investor Demand
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Most Price
Related Posts Most Price-Boomtown Markets are Still Far From Fully RecoveredThe Trulia Price Monitor and the Trulia Rent Monitor are the earliest leading indicators of how ask...

3 Keys To Mastering New Home Loan Hurdles
3 Keys to Mastering New Home Loan Hurdles You can’t change interest rates or banks’ tight home lending. But there are ways to get loans By Richard Satran Home loans...

How Your Credit Can Drive Up The Cost Of A Mortgage
Aug. 27, 2013 Planning on getting a home loan anytime soon? Before you do, you should know that there are two types of loans that are inherently higher in cost than their tradition...

As Investors Shift Housing Is The New Stock Market
All it took was a historic crash that created an epic opportunity: Housing has morphed from a form of shelter to one of the most popular tradable assets, thanks to a huge influx ...

Housing Market Trying to Find Balance
According to Realtor.com's National Housing Trend Report for the month of July 2013, the nation experienced a 5.24% decline in housing inventory in a year-over-year comparison; how...

Buying A Home After Bankruptcy
EVERY month tens of thousands of people file for federal bankruptcy protection, mostly to wipe out debts and start anew. Many of these filers mistakenly think that it will be many ...

This Week's Mortgage Rates Forecast
This Week's Mortgage Rates ForecastMortgage Rates Currently Trending: HIGHERThis week begins with a focus on the technicals as we see if the support levels hold up. The Relative St...

Mortgage Rates Highest in More Than Two Years
Mortgage rates were convincingly higher today, continuing last week's move toward the levels not seen in over two years. Those levels were reached by some lenders today as they ro...

Asking prices for homes finally falling
Asking prices for homes finally falling? A new report from the real-estate portal Trulia provides more evidence that the increase in home prices may finally be moderating. The July...

Where To Get A Low Down Payment Mortgage
Where to get a low-down-payment mortgageThe FHA is not the only place to get a home loan without putting a lot down. In fact, it may not be the best option. Here are 5 alternatives...

ie. High School Team Wins Big.
All roads may lead to your new home, however, let the Lawton Team at Keller Williams Realty, with over 90 years of combined experience and a wealth of knowledge, take you on the mo...

Higher mortgage rates may mean easier credit
As mortgage rates rise and refinancings fall dramatically, banks are in search of new business. That, in turn, has them easing lending standards for some borrowers, according to a ...

What Happened To Rates Last Week
Mortgage backed securities (MBS) gained +8 basis points from last Friday's close which caused 30 year fixed rates to move sideways. It was a very volatile week for mortgage backed ...

6 Tips Before Buying A Home
The typical American spends more time thinking about buying a car than buying a house. Even though the house they buy might wind up costing several times as much as the car.Why is ...

Mortgage Rates on the Rise
The nation is buzzing over mortgage rates and not because they are dropping.  This has a lot of potential homeowners panicking over whether it's too late to buy. If you are on...

Rates Are Up
Mortgage rates spiked again this week and reached their highest levels in two years, ruining refinancing plans for many homeowners while anxious homebuyers try to beat the clo...


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