Category Archives: Mortgage Financing

Tax Credit Extended – but did you miss out?

The House approved the Home Buyers Federal Tax Incentive extension, which means that buyers have until September 30th 2010 to complete their purchase.
If they close on or before September 30th they may qualify for tax credits of up to $8,000.00.  This applies for home purchase where a binding sales contract was signed by April 30, 2010.  Congress has extended the closing date from June 30th to September 30th. This extension willallow many to take advantage of this credit.
Did you miss out on the tax credit? – Not to worry there …

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Don’t Throw Away $8,000….ACT NOW…The Homebuyer Tax Credit Expires This Week!!

There is still time to take advantage of the $8,000 or $6,500 tax credit offered by the Federal government…but you must move fast!
The tax credits are available to homebuyers who sign purchase agreements on a new or existing primary residence before April 30, 2010 (this Friday). Buyers have until June 30 to close on their new home.
This program is not just for first-time homebuyers!! In addition to offering the $8,000 first-time homebuyer tax credit, the new law also allows a $6,500 credit for repeat or move-up homebuyers who …

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First time home buyers: The Low down

For all of you first time homebuyers out there looking to navigate the home buying process those of us at CondoDomain have some helpful hints, important dates and information to share with you.
First and foremost, make sure you work out all of the kinks when it comes to mortgage financing. Find a great Boston mortgage broker who knows what they’re doing, can help you get a plan together given your financial needs and can explain the entire process in English, not finance lingo (We can help you with this!). …

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Mortgage Rates Are Coming Down, For Now…

Lani Shadduck – Boston’s housing market has been one of the few lucky ones to get out easy in the current real estate fiasco that haunts the country. The real estate market in the Boston area has been stabilizing and home prices are on the rise. Home mortgage rates are also down to 4.95 percent, indicating the area’s recovery and a chance for home buyers to take advantage of low rates.
The Federal Reserve will soon stop its buying spree of $1.25 trillion in mortgage-backed securities as part of its bailout …

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Kriss Law – Our Boston Closing & Title Partner

On Monday, March 8, 2010, Krisslaw, CondoDomain’s Massachusetts title partner, held what is believed to be the largest Realtor Continuing Education event in the history of the Commonwealth.
The over 450 Agents in attendance were treated to two lively sessions with Attorney Michael Krone. Attorney Krone discussed the Massachusetts closing process in the morning and the ins and outs of Offers and Purchase and Sale Agreements in the afternoon. Aside from Krisslaw, other sponsors included, CATIC, Jacob Friedman Insurance, Tiger Home Inspection, and Devaney fuel.
Krisslaw holds these events 2-3 times a …

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CondoDomain’s Preferred Partner Program: An Added Perk!

In past months, CondoDomain has launched its preferred partner program helping connect our clients with top notch professionals no matter what their home related needs.
Whether you need a reliable moving service, knowledgeable mortgage broker or talented architect- we’ll make sure you have the information and professional support you need every step of the way. We make it our business to provide our clients with contacts they can rely on. Here at CondoDomain we research the best professionals Boston has to offer. We schedule face to face meetings with our …

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