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Owning an investment property (or many for that matter) presents an excellent opportunity for generating passive income. And, expanding your investment portfolio. However, venturing into real estate investing requires a ...

Lending and mortgage
Pros and cons of home equity loan on investment property

October 02, 2023

Oct 2, 2023

If you’re a first-time home buyer or a seller, navigating the world of real estate can be a bit overwhelming. Sometimes, even intimidating! What with all the legal jargon and ...

Real estate
Grantor vs grantee: Know your real estate terms, now!

October 01, 2023

Oct 1, 2023

If you’ve zeroed in on your dream home, one of the most important things you should be worried about is the “upcoming construction projects near me”. That’s because it’s important ...

Real estate
Why are upcoming construction projects near me important?

September 30, 2023

Sep 30, 2023

A home remodeling project can come with a lot of excitement regarding the creation of your dream home. Yet, it may also bring about a certain level of stress. There ...

Finding the best home renovation contractors near me

September 29, 2023

Sep 29, 2023

Understanding how coming generations will interact with and influence the housing market is essential for everyone, from real estate moguls to first-time homebuyers. The youngest generation entering the housing market, ...

Real estate
How Gen Z is set to change the housing market forever

September 28, 2023

Sep 28, 2023

Looking for a cost-effective kitchen makeover? You could consider giving your kitchen cabinetry a facelift through a high-quality paint job. It’s much cheaper and hassle-free than a complete cabinet replacement ...

How much does it cost to paint kitchen cabinets?

September 25, 2023

Sep 25, 2023

Buying a new home goes beyond just emotions. It involves making a sound financial choice that can yield returns on investment (ROI) through equity growth and appreciation of property value. ...

Real estate
How to increase home value by taking the right steps

September 24, 2023

Sep 24, 2023

Every homebuyer dreams of buying a property that’s completely free of any encumbrances, disputes, property tax liens, or easement appurtenant. After all, why should your ownership rights be limited?  If ...

Real estate
What is an easement appurtenant, in real estate?

September 23, 2023

Sep 23, 2023

Home remodeling guides
I want to renovate my house - where do I start?

The thought of starting a home renovation can be overwhelming. Let’s face it, there are a lot of factors to consider and countless sources of information telling you how to manage all the details. At Kukun, our personal mission is to create a sanctuary of knowledge to guide you through every step of the process. Construction, layout, materials, budget, contractors, design and decor. This is home remodeling education at its finest!

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If you’re finally thinking of that long-awaited home improvement project – whether a bathroom remodel or a kitchen renovation – or want to consolidate outstanding debt, a home equity line of ...

How long does the HELOC application process take?

December 13, 2022

Dec 13, 2022

Homeownership is regarded as a smart financial move as it helps build a considerable amount of wealth. According to a new Bankrate.com survey, although most homeowners have good home equity, ...

Lending and mortgage
Why is using HELOC for home renovations a smart idea

February 19, 2022

Feb 19, 2022

If you’re over the age of 62, getting a loan isn’t always an easy thing to do. And if you do find a willing lender, paying it back is going ...

Lending and mortgage
Reverse mortgages: Senior citizen loans

August 29, 2021

Aug 29, 2021

When applying for a mortgage loan, you need to ask important questions like “what is a mortgagee clause?” so you don’t agree with terms that do not fully meet your ...

Lending and mortgage
What’s a protection mortgage clause and is it important?

February 27, 2021

Feb 27, 2021

Want to know, how does credit score affect home loan? Well, your credit score is, without a doubt, one of the most important factors when it comes to your home ...

Lending and mortgage
A Complete Guide on How Does Credit Score Affect Home Loans

December 31, 2020

Dec 31, 2020

So, you’ve picked out the perfect plot of land and chosen your dream home design. But! You’re unable to apply for a standard mortgage, as there’s no collateral or home equity! ...

Lending and mortgage
Complete Guide on How to Get a Construction Loan for a Home

October 07, 2020

Oct 7, 2020

Emergencies can happen, any time, and to anyone. While you cannot predict such dire circumstances, it’s a good idea to know how to deal with such a situation if, God ...

Lending and mortgage
How to Get the Best Emergency Personal Loan

September 02, 2020

Sep 2, 2020

Buying a home is likely to be one of the biggest financial investments that a person will make in a lifetime. Many first-time homebuyers don’t understand the mortgage process or ...

Lending and mortgage
Understanding the Loan: What Home Lenders Should Tell You

June 06, 2020

Jun 6, 2020

Are you looking for first-time personal loans with no credit history? It’s a challenge to find a suitable lender if you need a personal loan, especially in the case of ...

Lending and mortgage
How to Get First Time Personal Loans (No Credit History)?

June 03, 2020

Jun 3, 2020

Buying a home is perhaps the most exciting phase of life. But, figuring out the financing part of the deal may seem a tad overwhelming. Well, you needn’t worry. Choosing ...

Lending and mortgage
Types of Home Loans: Which One Is Right for You?

May 20, 2020

May 20, 2020

Apart from being a sanctuary for you, your home is also an investment. Keeping it updated and maintained is a smart decision and ends up enhancing its value — in ...

Lending and mortgage
Everything You Need to Know About a Home Renovation Loan

May 13, 2020

May 13, 2020

If you’re looking for a way to consolidate a higher-interest credit card debt, or want to finance an expensive home improvement project, or want a student loan — knowing how ...

Lending and mortgage
How to Get a Personal Loan in 10 Easy Steps 

April 17, 2020

Apr 17, 2020

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