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Mortgage, Real Estate, & Credit News, February 7, 2015 - Gene Mundt, Mortgage Lender


Hope this finds you surviving all the snowfall we had this last week ... and you're healthy, safe, and warm ...

I've included a variety of topics within the articles for this week's blast.  Finances to gardening and more.  All included to educate, entertain, and be helpful as we move towards Spring.

Refinancing, as a result of low interest rates and recent changes regarding down payment requirements, is proving beneficial for many at this time.  If you'd like to discover if refinancing could lower your monthly costs, please contact me.  We'll run some numbers to see what your current options are.

I thank you for your loyalty and support.  The family, friends, and co-workers you refer me are greatly appreciated ...  



10 Tips For Hiring A Contractor ...

Don't get left with a contractor's shoddy work or taken by unethical behavior.  Follow the 10 tips here to secure yourself the best results possible.  (MORE ...)

February Gardening Tips for the Midwest ...

Winter isn't quite over, but plenty of garden projects -- inside and out -- are waiting for attention.  (MORE ...)

12 Things You Should Never Throw Out When Downsizing ...

These are the items that are worth finding space for in a new home.  (MORE ...)

5 Steps to Spring Clean your Tech ...

Depending on where you live, you may be digging out from a foot of snow after the most recent winter storm. 

While it may seem premature to think about spring cleaning, now is the perfect time to get a jump-start on your annual chores, particularly those that don’t require stepping foot outside.  I’m talking about spring cleaning your tech here. (MORE ...)

Apple Mansion Cake ...

Chances are, you've never had an apple dessert quite like this one. Apple Mansion Cake is a no-bake dessert recipe made with just a few simple ingredients!

To get the recipe, click on the pic above ...

Dreaming of Becoming a Successful Home Buyer or Seller This Spring? 

In the Chicago-area, February typically means Spring ... and warmer weather ... is still a couple months away.  Brrr ... 

But that doesn't mean that you can't dream and plan for Spring or warm weather activities.

If presently a Chicago-area home owner and dreaming of selling your home ... and buying a new one ... there is good news.  Most present indicators point to 2015 being a good year to do that.  (MORE ...)

Don't let your credit or financing questions remain unanswered.  Contact Me!

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