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USDA Rural Development Programs: Grants, Loans, Guarantees

USDA Rural Development Program Overview

Article Summary The United States Department of Agriculture’s Office of Rural Development provides grants, loans, and loan guarantees to help rural communities, along with providing technical support and other resources. Access to grants, loans, and loan guarantees is dependent upon the qualifications of each program offered under the Rural Development agency. In addition to providing …

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VA Ebenefits Military Veteran Benefit Portal

Prosperopedia.com is dedicated to helping people understand what they can do to be prosperous, to save money, build wealth and enjoy an abundant life. For those who have served in the armed forces of the United States of America, there are benefits that come with being veterans of those institutions. Access to those benefits is …

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Zillow Zestimate Accuracy Predicting Home Values

How Accurate are Zillow’s Zestimate Home Value Estimates?

Article Summary Zillows Zestimate home value estimates are calculated using a combination of historical transactions for each piece of real estate (nearly 100 million homes and lots) included in its database and a proprietary algorithm developed by Zillow that uses hundreds of data points to predict real estate values for properties in each of the …

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Zillow: the Real Estate Information Portal and Marketplace

The real estate industry has changed a ton in the past two decades, especially when it comes to access to information and tools for both buyers and sellers of land, homes, and other property. If you’ve done much with real estate in the past decade, you’re probably familiar with Zillow. Zillow started out as a …

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Homie Review – Selling My Home Using Utah’s New Disruptive Real Estate Broker

If you live anywhere along the I-15 corridor in Utah, specifically in Salt Lake and Utah counties, you’ve likely seen all the signs along the highway popping up touting the ability to sell your home without broker commissions, potentially saving tens of thousands of dollars by going around the traditional process of listing your home …

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Bigger Pockets Suggested Reading List Real Estate Investing

Top Real Estate Investment Books Recommended by BiggerPockets

One of the resources I’ve begun using as I’ve waded into the waters of real estate investing is an organization called BiggerPockets, which was created to encourage real estate investment by building a community and disseminating educational and other information about how to go about real estate investment. Probably the biggest hurdle (outside of having …

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