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Marc Edelstein

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How Fannie Mae is Making It Easier to Obtain a Mortgage with Student Loan Debt

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May 18, 2017

Over the past decade, Americans have seen significant increases in student loan debt—so much so, that 71% cite it as a reason why they’ve postponed buying a home. The…

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4 Benefits of Buying a House in the Winter

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January 12, 2017

It’s winter. Dave and his wife, Sarah, have been in the market for a new home for months.

In the spring and summer – when it’s most common for people…

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7 Hidden Costs of Buying a House

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September 9, 2016

Tom and Katie are newlyweds hunting for their first home. After weeks of poring through listings, they eventually come across the house of their dreams, and it’s exactly within…

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How to Bridge the Gap Between Mortgages Part I

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September 3, 2015

So, you’d like to buy a second house that will become your new primary residence. You’ve been house hunting and have found the perfect home, but you’re not pre-approved,…

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15 or 30-Year Mortgage: Which Option is Right for Me?

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May 15, 2014

In last week’s blog post, we talked about the difference between fixed and adjustable-rate mortgages. However, our discussion about different types of mortgage loan options doesn’t stop there. There are…