Category: financial matters

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Episode #151 – What’s Going on with Boeing, and Other Local Updates.

This week, Reba and Eric start out the show by discussing Boeing; what will happen now that they have halted production of the 737 MAX? Will employee’s who are able to retire take retirement? And which local college is training students on how to replace those retirees? Eric gives some...

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Is This Your Situation: Is It Risky to Buy a New Home Before Selling My Current One?

Which comes first, the chicken (buying a new home) or the egg (selling your current home)? There is no simple answer. Knowing and understanding your options can help you make the decision that’s right for you. There can be several advantages to buying a new home before selling your current...

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Episode #147 – Holiday Home Safety with Gerald Grinter of Threshold Nosh & Dwell

On this episode of “Open House with Team Reba”, we’re discussing ways to keep your home and pets safe this holiday season with our special guest Gerald Grinter of Threshold Nosh and Dwell Home Insurance. We discuss ways in which you are protected with Home Insurance and what to keep...

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Episode #146 – Protecting Yourself from Pitfalls in Real Estate & Financing

On this week’s episode of ‘Open House with Team Reba’, Reba and Eric discuss several ways you can protect yourself from pitfalls in real estate & financing. They provide real-world case studies and their opinions on how these pitfalls could’ve been avoided. At the top of the show, Eric gives...

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Fannie Mae/Freddie Mac Allow Non-FICO Score

Surprising mortgage watchers, the Federal Housing Finance Agency will allow Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to use VantageScore as an alternative to the FICO credit scoring model. How will this affect you when you are scouting out a new home purchase? By allowing new entrants into the credit scoring game,...