06

Mar
2014
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Insurance

From the FAQ File: Title Insurance

When you’re buying a home, one of the things you’ll be expected to have at the closing table is title insurance. Q: What is title insurance? A: Title insurance protects against unexpected problems associated with the title to your new home, such as liens for unpaid taxes or unpaid work on the property, mistakes or …

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22

Aug
2013
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For buyers

From the FAQ File: Countertops, Cabinets & Other Fixtures

Many of our readers are interested in the wide range of fixtures used in Richmond American homes. Here are four more topics from our FAQ file. Keep reading our blog for more! Q: What brand of countertops does Richmond American use?  A: Countertops vary by market, but they’re typically offered in a variety of colors, …

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04

Mar
2013
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For buyers

From the FAQ File: Energy Efficiency

Saving money on energy bills is a high priority for many homebuyers, so it’s no surprise energy efficiency appears on our list of Frequently Asked Questions. Q: What energy-friendly features are available in Richmond American homes? A: Depending on the market, energy-efficient features may include: ENERGY STAR® qualified appliances, CFL lighting, windows and/or HVAC equipment …

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02

Jan
2013
Posted in:
Home loans

From the FAQ File: Credit Health

Some of the questions we receive aren’t about Richmond American Homes, but about homebuying in general. For example… Q: Do I have to have spotless credit to buy a home? A: No, but a good credit history may help you get a better interest rate on your mortgage. If you’re not sure whether you’re ready …

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