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October 29, 2019
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The Booby Traps of Closing

The closing process is an exciting time! You are in the final steps to owning your new home. But much like Indiana Jones walking through the Temple of Doom, you don’t want to make a wrong step setting off booby traps and ruining the deal!  …

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October 24, 2019
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Studies Show Most Homeowners are House-Rich!

“I don’t want to be house poor.” We have all heard someone say that before. With the thought of brown bag lunches, missed opportunities with friends, and minimal vacations, many share the “I don’t want to be house poor” mentality. Well, for that group, GOOD …

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October 23, 2019
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Get Your Home Trick or Treat Ready!

The Pioneer Title Agency Family is excited for Halloween! If you stop by our offices, you will find most have spooky decor and delicious candy out!  We hope you are just as excited for the season! As a homeowner, there a few things you can …

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October 22, 2019
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Scary After Closing Costs: Things to Keep in Mind Now that You are a Homeowner

Wooo Hooo! You found the perfect home, the price is right, and your offer was accepted! Cue the happy dancing and confetti!  When starting your homebuying process, you planned for the known costs, like; down payment, closing costs, moving boxes, etc. But now that you …

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October 21, 2019
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Lenders, & Title, & Realtors OH MY! Who Does What

The home buying process can seem confusing – add a handful of people to the mix, and it can feel like you are wandering down the yellow brick road trying to get to your new home. But have no fear, these individuals are on your …

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October 18, 2019
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It’s your Party-You can Sign Where you Want!

We think buying a house should be a PARTY! That is why we pride ourselves on being different and try to offer an escrow experience that swaps out the stress for streamers. Okay, streamers and confetti aren’t actually involved – but we still think this …

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October 16, 2019
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Good Funds – What you Need to Know

When bringing your closing funds to the table, it is essential to know that not all payment types follow the same timeline.  Depending on what you bring in, it could cause a delay in closing.  Arizona law requires that escrow agents not disburse money from …

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October 15, 2019
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Nearly all Homebuyers are Happy they Stopped Renting

Data from Bank of America shows that most renters who took the step to homeownership have no regrets about their decision. A national sample of 2,5000+ individuals participated in the study. Questions include ones like, ” Does owning a home make you happier than renting?” …

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October 14, 2019
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Wire Fraud Stories: Texan Woman Buying Her First Home Loses $45K to Wire Fraud

Gracie Veronica had been saving up for the American Dream of owning a home. After becoming a U.S. citizen, she knew the next thing on her list was purchasing a home! For ten years, she made efforts to save money for a down payment. From …

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October 11, 2019
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Millennials Views on Starter Homes

  Bungalo Homes released a new report that reveals millennials are buying larger starter homes. They view this starter home as a long-term investment. Single-Family Homes Rank Highest: Millennials are currently between 25 and 34 years old. Of this group, 74% want to purchase a …

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