Questions and Answers

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QUIZ: WHAT’S YOUR ARCHITECTURAL IQ?

The house you’ve fallen for is described as a vintage Tudor. Huh? Do you know a Tudor from a townhouse? Take this fun quiz to see how much you know about common U.S. house styles. https://quiz.tryinteract.com/#/coldwell-banker-bain-seal/3

QUALIFY FOR A MORTGAGE

What does it take to get a home loan? Knowing the factors that influence a lender’s mortgage-making decision could put you in a stronger position to secure one. #qualify

GETTING PRE-APPROVED

Being pre-approved for a mortgage makes buyers more attractive to sellers and is a crucial first step in the home-buying process. Find out how. #Startbucksgiveaway

MORTGAGES 101

If you want to buy a house with someone else’s money, like a bank’s, you’ll need a mortgage. Use this primer to take the mystery out of getting a home loan. #mortgages101

NOW’S THE TIME TO BUY

With inventory low and prices on the rise is it a good time to buy a house? According to the experts, the answer is unequivocally “yes!” #Timetobuy

HOW TO BEEF UP YOUR CREDIT RATING

If a subpar credit report stands between you and a home loan, follow these tips to raise your credit score and pave the way to a mortgage at a great rate. #creditscore

WHAT’S YOUR MOVE-UP STRATEGY?

When you’re moving to a bigger house, do you buy first and then sell, or vice versa? It’s a chicken-and-egg dilemma only you can answer. Here’s what you need to know. #movingup

SHOULD YOU MOVE DOWN?

Do you need a smaller house? Are you really ready to sell the home where cherished memories were made? Answer 5 key questions if downsizing is on your mind. #openhouse

SHOULD YOU MOVE UP?

Do you need a bigger house? Can you afford one? Can you get a new mortgage? Answer 5 key questions before you leap to larger digs. #realtor #washingtonrealtor