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  • Your Most Valuable Home Buying Resource from Paragon Home Loans

    Your Most Valuable Home Buying Resource (And Beyond!)

    Making the choice to purchase a home is the decision to pave a better future for yourself. It’s a decision that’s equally exhilarating and terrifying. Your home is a long term decision and one of the biggest transactions that you will ever complete. Purchasing a home is much more momentous than purchasing a car, planning a wedding or even selecting a university. Your home is that special place where memories will be made, and loved ones cherished. When it comes to making a purchase that is going

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  • What to Look For In a Lender from Paragon Home Loans

    What to Look For In a Lender

    Buying a home is the biggest transaction of your life. A home costs at least triple the amount of a car and a mortgage lasts five times as long as an auto loan. As one of the biggest purchases of your life, choosing the right team has never been more important. Most homebuyers know that they need to choose a real estate agent, preferably one who is knowledgeable in the area that they are looking in, but many forget that they also need to choose who is going to finance their loan. This is a proce

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  • putting homebuyers at ease from paragon home loans

    Putting Homebuyers at Ease

    Your first home purchase is a whirlwind of emotion. Time stands still but moves too fast at the same time. It’s just as scary as it is exciting. You’re itching to get into your own home. You can see the welcome mat and your name on the mailbox. You have high hopes that things will go as envisioned. What you don’t realize is that when you choose the wrong lender, dreams don’t always come to fruition. I’ve had the privilege of helping people achieve their home ownership dreams, even after they we

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  • Thomas Liolos Paragon Home Loans Near Buffalo NY

    Rebuilding Your Credit After Bankruptcy

    The dust has settled after your bankruptcy: now it’s time to start rebuilding your credit.  This is something that takes time to do, especially in the early months-even years that follow. The key factor in building your post-bankruptcy credit is to add positive data to your credit report; it’s going to outweigh your past negative events. One of the first steps that you can take to add positive data on to your credit report is to open a secured credit card.  A secured credit card is a card th

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  • Jason Miller Paragon Home Loans Near Syracuse NY

    Purchasing a Home After Bankruptcy

    If you’re reading this one of the things that you’re probably wondering is if you can get a mortgage after you have filed for bankruptcy. The answer is yes, you can! A person who has filed for bankruptcy can apply for a mortgage between 2 and 4 years after their discharge date. The amount of time necessary that you have to wait following your bankruptcy is dependent on the type of mortgage that you are applying for and whether you filed a chapter 7 or 13 bankruptcy. Generally these are the wait

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