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How to Buy a Home and Renovate It At the Same Time

Even after you find the one, your dream home, you may still find alterations that you’d like to make to truly make it your own, like: Remodeling the kitchen Redesigning your bathroom(s) Adding a deck or a porch Finishing your basement Fixing or replacing your windows and more! The HomeStyle Renovation Program is available to borrowers …

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Winter, Pets, and Homeownership

There are a TON of benefits homeownership brings for you and your pets. 68% of American households have a pet, according to the most recent APPA Pet Ownership Survey. The most popular pet being dogs in 48% of households, followed by cats in 38% of households. With our furry friends being such a big part …

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How To Prepare Your Home For Winter

It’s That Time Of Year Again Winter officially begins on Thursday, and if you haven’t already winterized your home, it’s time to take action. Follow these steps to keep the comfort in, keep the cold out, and ensure your family’s safety. The energy cost savings doesn’t hurt, either, so get to it!   Seal Drafty …

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