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Real Estate, Mortgage, & Credit News for July 29, 2014 - Gene Mundt, Chicago-area Mortgage Lender

Here's this week's news, info, and timely articles I thought you'd find of interest and benefit.
 
Should you have specific topics or questions you'd like covered or addressed in future blasts, please let me know.  Your suggestions and input are always appreciated ...
 
 
Mobile Apps are available for almost everything these days. But the security surrounding them should always remain foremost in any user's mind. 
 
Below you'll find questions to ask prior to making any payments utilizing your mobile devices ... 
 
 
5 Questions to Ask Before you Pay with Phone  ...
 
"Cash, credit or smartphone?" isn't something you're likely to hear at a retailer or restaurant.
 
 
Because you can open windows and dry painted walls quickly, summer is a great time to freshen-up the interior of your home and get some painting done. 
 
Below you'll find a handy print-out that will help you remember, organize, and date the paint cans you keep available for touch-ups later ...
 
 
 
Many homeowners like to update appliances, sinks, and faucets prior to the Holidays. If that describes you, now is the perfect time to do some homework before making your upcoming purchases.
 
Tips for Buying Kitchen Appliances ...
 
Before you shop for appliances, read these 12 tips on what to look for when buying kitchen appliances and fixtures, including faucets and sinks.      (MORE ...)
 
 
As of late, I've had multiple people contact me regarding the financing of a Condo or Townhome. 

Condos and Townhomes can be a great first entry into homeownership ... or on the flip side, for those downsizing after kids are gone.  Often though, potential buyers are confused as to what they are actually viewing. Condo or Townhome?
 
Below is some guidance for those considering a purchase of this type.  Remember ...contact me prior to signing a contract.  First, for your Pre-Qualification.  But to also verify the type of property you're considering for purchase.  Looks can be misleading.
 
How to Determine if You're Viewing a Condominium or Townhome
 
 
As always, give me a shout should you have questions regarding your present mortgage, new financing, or credit.  I'll be glad to hear from you and happy to assist you (or your referral) with your needs.  
 
 
Gene 
 
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