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The Welcome Home Illinois Loan Program”

 The state of Illinois started a huge advertising campaign 2 weeks ago for a new program called “Welcome Home Illinois”. Your members may be calling for more information. The program gives 1st time home buyers (a buyer who hasn’t owned … Continue reading

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I have been receiving a lot of questions about FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium, Here are Some Answers

FHA mortgage insurance is similar to the private mortgage insurance (PMI) required for conventional mortgages with down payments below 20%, but key differences exist: Up-front Fees: 1% up-front fee due at closing. Rate: For fixed rate loans, there is an … Continue reading

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