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Utilities Employees CU Offering up to $750 off Mortgage Loan Closing Costs

Utilities Employees Credit Union LogoBuying a home may be part of the coveted American dream, but coming up with the traditional 20% down payment in addition to hefty closing costs can mean foregoing the idea of purchasing a home for an extended period of time. Fortunately, there are a number of banks and credit unions offering both first-time and seasoned home buyers assistance in an effort to reduce the financial burden that closing costs can present.
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Posted by Melissa H. on Fri, 24th October, 2014

First Citizens Bank Offering HELOC with 2.49% Introductory APR for 12 Months

First Citizens Bank LogoIt can be difficult to come up with the necessary – and affordable – financing for major expenses, either within the home, including room renovations, additions, or upgraded appliances, or other life expenses like a family vacation, education expenses, or consolidation of higher interest debt. A number of homeowners turn to the equity they have earned in their primary residence to fund these costs through a bank or credit union home equity line of credit. This product can be more flexible than traditional consumer loan financing and can be much less expensive as it relates to interest charged on outstanding balances.
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Posted by Wes on Wed, 22nd October, 2014

University of Wisconsin CU Offering $500 off Mortgage Loan Closing Costs

University of Wisconsin Credit Union LogoComing up with a down payment and closing costs for a home purchase can deter individuals and families from making the important financial decision to buy a house, but there are more and more methods to come to the settlement table with less cash out of pocket. Both banks and credits unions offer customers a wide variety of less than traditional down payment options, as well as assistance with closing costs to help with the burden of upfront fees associated with the home buying process. One of those financial institutions is the University of Wisconsin Credit Union.
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Posted by Melissa H. on Mon, 20th October, 2014

Regions Bank Introduces First-Time Buyers Mortgage with No Closing Costs

regions-bank-logoPurchasing your first home can be as exciting as it is nerve wracking. In addition to the time it takes to search for the perfect house, prospective homeowners must also do ample research on their financing options. Selecting the bank and mortgage that fits your specific budget and meets the needs of your family for the long term should be at the top of the priority list during the home buying process. Regions’ Bank has launched a first-time homebuyers program that is meant to achieve each of those objectives, while keeping money in the customer’s pocket, too.
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Posted by Melissa H. on Fri, 17th October, 2014

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