Porch Gatherings
Porch Gatherings

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Q: If I have an existing log home mortgage, how can I determine whether refinancing is a good idea? A: Generally, if a borrower can save one percent on their interest rate it is worth paying the closing costs to refinance. Some lenders have options for “no closing cost” refinances, and borrowers may pay a slightly higher rate for that. Consider the amount of time you will continue to own the home. If you are going to be there long-term, pay the closing costs. I…

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Front doors welcome visitors and reflect the personality of the people who live within the home. A front door can convey serenity, power, warmth, creativity, and so much more. Take some time to determine the statement you want to make and how you want your home to...