Tag Archives: First step homebuyers

Home Seller’s Federal Recapture Tax

  Home Seller’s Federal Recapture Tax The home seller’s federal recapture tax is a little known tax that can be assessed against homeowners when they sell who receive a loan financed with the sale of tax exempt mortgage revenue bonds or received a mortgage credit certificate.  Most of these mortgage holders come from First Step

Home Buying or Home Renting?

  Home Buying or Home Renting? With rents climbing and home prices continuing to show strong signs of stabilizing, the factors to be weighed when choosing between buying or renting are shifting in favor of buying for many people. More people are taking the plunge, buoyed by a disturbing trend towards sharply increasing rental prices.