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Since relocating from Northern Michigan in 2007 I have lived in Garner (27529) with my wife Melanie and our four children. With personal production of 8MM in real estate sales across Southern Wake County I am considered to be a local market expert in the following communities: Garner (27529), Fuquay-Varina (27526), Holly-Springs (27540), Apex (27502), and Raleigh (27603, 27604, 27606, 27609, 27610)) which spans from downtown Raleigh to Willow Spring including Lake Wheeler. Call or email me, I’m here to help! Ricardo Cobos (919) 526-0183

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The cost of buying a home is rising three times faster than the cost to rent

This was today’s top story in my real estate news feed from Marketwatch.com

‘The monthly cost of buying a home – which includes mortgage payments, taxes and insurance – jumped 14% between July 2017 and July 2018, according to a report released Thursday by Realtor.com. Comparatively, it only became 4% more expensive to rent a home over that same period.’

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FAQ – Can I use income from marijuana sales to qualify for a mortgage?

Mortgage Underwriters’ hands are tied in using income from something the Federal Government considers illegal. Yet new regulations from DC … More FAQ – Can I use income from marijuana sales to qualify for a mortgage?