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Water and Homeowners Insurance

by Susanne Romo When most people think of home insurance and claims, fire or burglary is usually the first thing that concerns people.  But what might surprise you is that neither of those claims is the most common.  Water is. And your homeowner’s policy may or not cover the damage.  The bottom line your claims adjuster will need to know is —- ...

Condo owners should buy secondary insurance

BY BARBARA HOLLAND Posted: Aug. 11, 2012 | 2:04 a.m. Q: I currently own a condominium that I rent to my granddaughter. Last Sunday, the girl who lives in the condo above mine called me and said she heard running water, and asked if would come over and see if we could figure out where it was coming from. I went over and we looked in all the storage ...
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Dan Wolf

Dan Wolf Tel: (907) 248-9653 Fax: (907) 865-6515 Email: danwolf@alaska.net Website: www.anchoragehomesearch.com Read articles by Dan Wolf: “Big-Wild-Alaska” Home Buying Tips from the Last Frontier

Weigh the pros and cons before buying a home

Roxie Dinstel Weigh the pros and cons before buying a home FAIRBANKS — Interest rates are at an all-time low, the housing market is stable and it looks like we might be heading out of this downturn we have been mired in for the past few years. Maybe it is time to buy a house. Read Article | Comment it

Property Tax Exemption Initiative Approved-Anchorage, AK

Mead Treadwell Lieutenant Governor Mead Treadwell has notified Fairbanks sponsors of an initiative related to property taxes that enough signatures have been collected for the measure to appear on the August 28, 2012 primary election ballot. Read Article
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Dan Wolf

Dan Wolf “Big-Wild-Alaska” Home Buying Tips from the Last Frontier Insider tips Tel: (907) 248-9653 Fix: (907) 865-6515 Email: danwolf@alaska.net Website: www.anchoragehomesearch.com It is a great time to buy a home in Anchorage, Alaska! When I talk with people they often ask what it’s like to live in Alaska. They have formed ...

“Big-Wild-Alaska” Home Buying Tips from the Last Frontier

Dan Wolf Tel: (907) 248-9653 Fix: (907) 865-6515 Email: danwolf@alaska.net Website: www.anchoragehomesearch.com Tweet   “Big-Wild-Alaska” Home Buying Tips from the Last Frontier   It is a great time to buy a home in Anchorage, Alaska!   When I talk with people they often ask what it’s like to live in Alaska.  ...

John M. Compagno

John M. Compagno The IRS Needs to Know Article San Francisco Phone: 415-743-6990 Email: john.compagno@hklaw.com Web: http://www.hklaw.com If you’re the owner of even a single unit of rental property, starting this year you must start tracking all vendors doing at least $600 worth of work for you. Federal law now requires you to send them ...

How to clean up your credit score?

Tara Siegel Bernard Healing a Wounded Credit Score Article Tara Siegel Bernard is a personal finance reporter for The New York Times. Some lost their jobs or were just overwhelmed by mounting debt. Others got caught up in the real estate bubble or had major medical bills. Whatever the reason, the rising number of foreclosures, short sales, ...

New Fed Rule for Mortgage Brokers

Lynnley Browning New Fed Rule for Mortgage Brokers Article Lynnley Browning is a frequent contributor to the business pages of The New York Times and is a former Moscow-based correspondent for Reuters. STARTING April 1, under a new compensation rule from the Federal Reserve, borrowers who get their mortgages through brokers will most likely ...