Category Archives: Interest Rates

Don’t Forget These Costs When Buying A Home

You’ve crunched the mortgage calculators, estimated your tax payments, and taken a realistic look at how much house you can afford. You’ve stuck within your range when scouring the realtor.com® listings, being careful not to bust your budget. But there are more … Continue reading

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‘Heroes’ can qualify for help to buy a home

South Carolina has increased incentives available to help people buy homes, as long as they are in certain professions or are veterans. With $7,000 in downpayment assistance, below-market mortgage interest rates, and a federal tax credit, it’s a pretty attractive … Continue reading

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Check into Homebuyer Tax Credit

Potential home buyers in South Carolina should be sure to learn about a substantial tax credit that wasn’t available in this state prior to 2013. The mechanics of it are a little complicated, but the bottom line is that if … Continue reading

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