Types of Home Loans

June 6, 2024

Happy National Homeownership Month! Awesome Opportunities And The American Dream


June is memorable for many reasons: the onset of summer, longer days, family vacations, lake days, and cookouts.


But June holds even greater significance for us at Duck Brothers Real Estate as it marks National Homeownership Month.


This is the perfect time to reflect on the American ...

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May 15, 2024

Unlocking Your Dream Home: FHA Loans and Down Payment Programs

Buying your first home is a major milestone, and it can feel overwhelming with all the options and information out there.

If you're in Texas and looking to buy your first home, you've probably heard about FHA loans and various down payment assistance programs. 

But what exactly ...

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Feb. 20, 2024

Interest Rates and the Federal Reserve


As seasoned real estate professionals, we've witnessed firsthand the confusion and concern that interest rates can cause among homebuyers. Whether you're purchasing your first home or are a seasoned investor, understanding the basics of interest rates and the role of the Federal Reserve can empower you to ...

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Jan. 22, 2024

How Much Down Payment Do You Need to Buy a House, and Other Myths - Debunked.


When buying a home, the down payment is often seen as a major hurdle – and a source of numerous misconceptions. Many would-be homeowners find themselves mired in myths about down payments, leading to hesitation and confusion.


In this post, we're setting the record straight by debunking ...

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March 4, 2019

How To Save Time and Money with Mortgage Pre-Approval

mortgage pre-approval

Congratulations! You’ve decided to buy your first home! 

You already know real estate is an excellent investment and have an idea of what you want. You’ve been thinking about neighborhoods, number of bedrooms, and visiting furniture stores with stars in your eyes. You’re finally achieving your American Dream!

Buying ...

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Feb. 6, 2019

Let's Talk Conventional Loans

Conventional Loan

The decision to buy a home seems incredibly overwhelming at first! There are so many parts and pieces in the process to become a homeowner.


Don’t let it get you down, though. Take a deep breath and start at the beginning. The first step is taking the time to ...

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Jan. 22, 2019

How FHA Loans Can Help You Achieve Homeownership

Finally ready to buy your first home? Congratulations! This is a big, exciting milestone. The journey from deciding to buy a home to closing on one is a long, complicated process. Take a deep breath and start at the beginning. The first step is taking the time to get pre-approved ...

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Jan. 5, 2019

Are You Eligible For a VA Loan?

VA Loans are home and personal loans for our nation’s veterans, active duty service members, and their families. This program has lots of great benefits that make VA loans a powerful money-saving option for eligible borrowers.


As with any home loan, the first step is getting pre-approved. Pre-approval is ...

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