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Real Estate Agent - Century 21 Gold - RS282296
General real estate information for Berks and Montgomery Counties. Particular useful tidbits for buyers and sellers.
Are you qualified for a FHA loan but the home you want needs repairs and you don't have the money to do them all? There is hope. Read on....203k MADE SIMPLE? Ok, maybe not, but I will attempt to make it as simple as possible for the client to understand and want to read on.  For many of us in the...
Think selling your home is nerve-racking? Buyers really don't have it much easier. Read on and you can call me for the talk! Sharon Sapp Century 21 Call First 610-921-2400 ext 255I wonder, do you have "THE TALK" with your buyers? If so, what are you saying? I recently referred a buyer out to my p...
Do you think that the biggest piece of the process for buying a home is mainly just finding a home to buy? Read this! ...and give the buyer 75% of the commission." This prospective buyer found me on Trulia to ask me if I can write an offer for her. She said she already "did all the work." She has...
Need $8,000? Then read on!First time home buyers: Are you still at the computer, doing endless "research" on how to snag the $8000 TAX CREDIT for buying a house this year?  Does the November 30th deadline seem like a million years away as you think about fireworks (not turkey leftovers)? First ti...
Concerned about getting a mortgage because of your credit? Read on!   When considering purchasing your first home, whether you get the mortgage or not, may depend on your credit score.  Your score is determined by a network of credit reporting agencies, that either share information with, or are ...
Wanna be a TV Star? Read on!ActiveRain Members - HGTV’s "House Hunters" Is Now Casting and Looking for YOU!                       HGTV’s hit TV series, House Hunters, is looking for Homebuyers and Real Estate Agents who want to appear on the show!  ActiveRain and HGTV are working together in an e...
I'm often asked (especially today) how someone can raise their credit score or what to teach their kids when it comes to credit. The following is a post I read from a financial guy and it pretty much sums up what I've been telling folks. What do you think?The credit market has been getting tighte...
Many of my clients ask why they need title insurance. The following is a list on why it's a great investment in your home.I tell my Buyers that Title Insurance is the best insurance policy you can buy. You only pay for it once and it protects you from a wide variety of possible ills.  1. Property...
No cash for down payment and closing?, but good credit? Yes, you can buy a house! Contact me and I'll help you find a home that meets the criteria. This is a great blog on 100% financing (remember, the comments are sarcastic!)This post, in part, was inspired by my friend JL Boney.  His sarcastic ...
I've personally been "attacked" twice in the last 2 weeks. Once with someone calling and saying I had a refund from a medical bill and wanting to verify my personal info and the second time with my credit card. The company called asking me about 2 charges since they were out of the ordinary. Low ...


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