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As renovations are made and the property is extended, doubts and impasses arise with neighbors about the boundary of the living area. These should always be resolved by talking and ...

How close to a property line can I build a patio?

March 25, 2023

Mar 25, 2023

The idea behind creating a government-sponsored enterprise (GSE) is to increase stability and liquidity in the real estate industry. It’s a good way to guarantee the easy availability of loan ...

Real estate
What is a government-sponsored enterprise?

March 24, 2023

Mar 24, 2023

There are many external factors that influence electrical fluctuations and can contribute to power surges when power is restored. All these factors can be due to natural (like a lightning ...

Whole house surge protector

March 23, 2023

Mar 23, 2023

The rising costs of housing and rent are on almost every millennial’s rue list. It’s no surprise that many people are contemplating alternative housing solutions. One such homeownership solution is ...

Real estate
Buying a house with a friend? Is it a good idea?

March 22, 2023

Mar 22, 2023

During the search for your first home, you’re going to learn a lot about becoming a homeowner. The best way to tackle the home-buying process is to find out everything ...

Home loan information every prospective homeowner should know

March 21, 2023

Mar 21, 2023

Living a minimalist lifestyle has become a popular trend in recent years. It involves owning fewer possessions and simplifying your life in various ways. A minimalist-style home is characterized by ...

Home design
Living a minimalist lifestyle: A list of ways to start

March 20, 2023

Mar 20, 2023

Buying and selling a home is one of the most significant transactions a person will make in their lifetime. With homes consistently increasing in value over time, they’re considered a ...

Real estate
Understanding the impact of local market conditions on home prices

March 19, 2023

Mar 19, 2023

Extension cords or power strips are flexible electrical power cables with plugs and sockets on the ends – intended to deliver 110 to 120 volts of electricity to unreachable areas. ...

Home maintenance
Know how often should you inspect an extension cord

March 18, 2023

Mar 18, 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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Recent loan articles

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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