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Do You Know About Mortgage Points?

If you have any experience with borrowing, you have almost certainly heard the lender reference a loan's rates and points. Although most people are familiar with rates (the percentage of interest that must be paid on the loan annually), the effect of points on their mortgage is often more of a mystery to many borrowers. In this post, you can learn the basics of mortgage points and how they can be effectively used to your benefit!

Enjoy "Antiques in the Woods" September 9 & 10

Now that we've all had our fix of crafts during the Shaker Woods Festival, it's time to switch gears and prepare for some serious antiquing at everyone's favorite wooded festival grounds! Antiques in the Woods promises to have no end of things to see and do during its spectacular two-day run on September 9-10.

July Housing Report: Seller's Market Continues

According to Realtor.com's July 2017 Housing Report, last month was marked by a continuation of elevated prices, fast selling times, and a lack of new inventory, all of which contributed to a strong seller's market both in Ohio and in the nation as a whole. Although these conditions make it a very favorable time to sell a home, they create considerable stress for buyers, particularly those looking to move into the low- to mid-range market.