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Are There Any Extras Included When I Buy Real Estate?

Are There Any Extras Included when I Buy Real Estate?

You’ve hashed out the details of buying a home. From price per square foot to insurance premiums, you know exactly what you’re getting and what it will cost. But what…

Can I Be My Own Real Estate Agent?

Can I Be My Own Real Estate Agent?

Yes, you can act as your own real estate agent. Anyone can represent themselves in a real estate transaction, even if they are not a licensed real estate agent. As…

3 Ways To Save Money By Making Your New Home Energy Efficient

3 Ways to Save Money By Making Your New Home Energy Efficient

Energy is one of the biggest ongoing expenses for homeowners. Fortunately, there are ways to decrease your energy bills by making your new home more energy efficient. As a homeowner,…

Why You Need A Real Estate Agent To Find Your Dream Home, And How To Find One

Why You Need a Real Estate Agent to Find Your Dream Home, And How to Find One

Everyone wants to buy their dream home. You can picture it in your mind, you just need to find it in real life. Making that happen is not as easy…

Home Trends In 2023

Home Trends in 2023

Now that we are approaching the halfway point of 2023, there are a few trends that have come up in the home buying and selling industry.  Flexible Use Space Home…

Mortgage Lenders

Mortgage Broker vs. Mortgage Banker vs. FDIC Mortgage Lender: What’s the Difference?

When it comes to obtaining a mortgage, several types of professionals can help you navigate the process. The three most common types are mortgage brokers, mortgage bankers, and FDIC mortgage…

How To Become A Mortgage Broker

How To Become A Mortgage Broker: The Ultimate Guide

If you have a passion for helping people achieve their dream of homeownership and are interested in a career in the mortgage industry, becoming a mortgage broker could be the…


Leveraging Technology To Market A Home

While selling your home, you want to get maximum exposure and reach the maximum potential buyers. We recommend utilizing technology to market a home and enhance your marketing efforts to…

The National Association Of Realtors: Benefits And Ethics

The National Association of Realtors: Benefits and Ethics

If you have thought about purchasing or selling a home, chances are you've spoken with a real estate professional about how they can assist you. These professionals, referred to as…

A Beginner’s Guide To The Earnest Money Deposit

A Beginner’s Guide to the Earnest Money Deposit

When buying a home, many unfamiliar terms and concepts exist. One of the first terms you'll encounter is the Earnest Money Deposit (EMD). What exactly is it, and what do…

Deciding The Best Time To List Your Home For Sale: A Comprehensive Guide

Deciding the Best Time to List Your Home for Sale: A Comprehensive Guide

When should you list your home for sale? This article will discuss some essential factors to determine the best time to list your home. Deciding the Best Time to List…

How To Evaluate And Prioritize Your Housing Needs

How to evaluate and prioritize your housing needs

As a trusted mortgage lender, Stanford Mortgage understands the importance of finding a home to meet your unique needs. However, knowing where to start can be challenging with many market…

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