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What Is Earnest Money?


[caption id="attachment_2552" align="alignnone" width="1024"] Real Estate Term - What is Earnest Money by Shelley B Realtor Springfield IL. The Real Estate Group[/caption] What is the Earnest Money deposit and why is it necessary?  Sometimes, we Realtors throw terms around as…

7 Steps To Take Before You Buy A Home


Most folks who are thinking about buying a home are slightly intimidated by the fact they are about to sign themselves up for a mortgage payment that will extend a few decades.  So let us dive in and relieve some tension…