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9/18/17  Housing
Make a vacation property work for you with these tips

If you’ve been dreaming of buying a second home, now could be the perfect time, thanks to modest interest rates. But before you can relax in the luxury of a new home-away-from-home, you first have to find – and finance – the place. 

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9/15/17  HousingSmart Spending Tips
Making a profit with your real estate investment

Looking to build wealth by investing in real estate? Learn more about how some experts maximize their investment.

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9/15/17  Housing
Top money moves for all stages of homeownership

Read about tips for saving, refinancing and other real estate maneuvers from Alliant’s Smartest Financial Decision Contest entrants.

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8/15/17  Housing
Tips for hiring a contractor for your remodeling project

The right contractor can help make your dream home a reality. These tips can help you find the perfect partner for your next home improvement project.

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6/23/17  Housing
What’s the best way to pay for a home remodel project?

Credit cards? A home equity loan? Understand your options for financing home projects before you get started.

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6/2/17  Housing
Is an adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) right for me?

Though common wisdom may be to opt for a slow-and-steady 30-year fixed mortgage, many home buyers may find greater value in an adjustable rate mortgage (ARM). 

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