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USDA Rural Development Loans: A Guide for Rural Homebuyers in Illinois

Published: 07/18/2019

Are you a small-town or rural resident looking for affordable mortgage options in Illinois? Town and Country Bank is proud to be an approved lender for the USDA?s Rural Development Home Loan program.

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How to Reduce Closing Costs and Find Down Payment Assistance in Illinois

Published: 07/08/2019

Can you buy a home with no money down? Many would-be homeowners think the upfront costs are too expensive. However, not only is the answer to that question yes (for qualified buyers in certain loan programs), but you can also learn how to get money for a down payment so you don't have to save it all yourself.

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A Guide to Mortgage Options and the Home Buying Process for First-time Homeowners in Illinois

Published: 05/29/2019

Buying your first home is an exciting experience. Whether you are buying as an individual, a couple, or a family, becoming a homeowner is a special landmark in your life.

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How Much House Can I Afford?

Published: 09/20/2018

There are several things to think about, and it's often tempting to buy the priciest home you can. Instead of rushing in, though, consider the following.

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Am I Ready to Buy a House?

Published: 09/17/2018

People asking "am I ready to buy a house?" have plenty of things to consider. It?s never an easy decision, but you can arrive at the right answer by asking yourself a few simple questions.

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