Homes & real estate

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Northpointe Bank, Seeds of Promise, and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Indianapolis (FHLBank Indianapolis) Host an Affordable Home Ownership Collaboration Workshop
10 things first-time homebuyers wish they knew
10 DIY Reno Tips from Sarah Gulch
19 genius space-maximizing tips for your small bathroom
10 quick tips for finding the right realtor
House hacking 101: what it is and how it works
What is a construction loan and how does it work?
Can you make an offer on a home that's pending sale?
The first-time buyer's guide to closing costs
How to make your lawn look great for your first open house
Water damage 101: what homebuyers need to know
11 unique things that may impact your homes worth
The value of thinking long-term with real estate
Four common home buying hurdles and how to overcome them
Must have budgeting apps to save for a down payment
Top 10 tips for negotiating with home sellers
The top home renovations with the best ROI in 2019
9 Pro tips for your winter house hunt
10 unconventional strategies for buying a home in a hot market
The home inspector found mold… now what?
18 money-saving winterizing tips for your home
Are FHA loans a good option for first time buyers?
Buying a home after a short sale: what you need to know
How to build home equity faster
Should you consider a rent to own property?
8 packing tips to simplify your move
What does it mean if there's a lien on a home?
The homebuyers guide to easements
Selling your home this fall? Read this first.
How your interest rate impacts your loan cost
9 small projects with a big payoff when you sell
Flood insurance for homeowners
8 things you need to know about building a home
Should you buy a house or a condo?
19 moving hacks you need to know
The pros and cons of refinancing to a 15-year home loan
A quick guide to budgeting for a remodel
How to budget for your move
Can you get a home loan with poor credit?
5 reasons a home inspection is essential
Competing against an all-cash buyer? Here's what you need to know
What you need to know about buying a tenant-occupied property
What to expect from the short sale process
Saving for a home? These 8 side hustles can help you reach your goals
How does a home equity loan work?
How to succeed with long distance house hunting
How to avoid 10 common mistakes as a first-time homebuyer
Should you offer over asking price?
Condo vs. single family: which is right for you?
How to choose the right real estate agent
Low down payment loans: what are my options?