Home-Buying Lingo Explained: All Things Mortgage, Part II

Mortgage Terms

In Part I of this explainer series, we guided potential ICI Homes customers and readers through some basic, but not always understandable, mortgage terms and acronyms. Every industry has a shortcut language that makes sense to those who work in it, or are familiar with it. But that terminology can be impenetrable for folks who …

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Want More House for Your Dollar? Track Dips in Interest Rates

Interest Rates

Sounds straightforward, right? The lower the current interest rates, the better deal you can get on a mortgage for a new custom Florida home. Lower interest rates mean less interest over the life of a loan and — perhaps more importantly — lower monthly payments. Even those of us who aren’t math whizzes probably understand …

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Don’t Hesitate to Sell Your Home in Winter: Here’s Why

Don’t Hesitate to Sell Your Home in Winter: Here’s Why - sell home winter

Need to sell your current home? Buy a new custom Florida home? But whoops — it’s deep January outside. Not the greatest time to sell or purchase a new home, according to traditional real-estate marketing advice. Banish that restrictive thinking! Especially if a family, job or personal reason compels you to move during home-buying’s so-called …

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