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Homeowner

A person who owns his/her primary residence. Homeownership gives the owner a stake in his/her neighborhood or town's long-term stability, as we as a significant investment. The U.S. federal government thus attempts to encourage homeownership by allowing owners to deduct the interest on their mortgages from their taxable income.
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Contrast that with a situation in which a home is sealed up before the homeowner leaves for vacation, and moisture trapped in the home causes mold to proliferate.
Prior to the recent fires in New Mexico, Howard Cady, a Los Alamos homeowner whose property adjoins Sante Fe National Forest, contacted his local Extension office, which in turn put him in touch with forestry professionals.
This past February, a federal judge dismissed a HUD and DOJ discrimination complaint against homeowners in New Haven, Connecticut.
The major income tax issue involves the $125,000 exclusion of gain on principal residences sold by homeowners at least 55 years of age.
For example, liquidity-constrained homeowners might wish to reduce the size of their monthly payments, even if lower rates are not available.
The housing industry argues that the homeowner tax break is the linchpin of the American dream.
We want to make it as easy as possible for homeowners to get the helpful information they need," Maurer adds.
The Homeowners Consumer Center says, "If a homeowner in Illinois has documentation they were forced to receive a low ball insurance settlement related to severe home damage caused by a storm, or fire we are urging them to call us anytime at 866-714-6466.
Discounts: While homeowners seem to be familiar with multiple-policy discounts (65% know about them) and smoke detector discounts (70%), fewer than half know about home alarm discounts and just one-third are aware of discounts for deadbolt locks.
Transforming California's families from home renters to homeowners builds equity in California's future.
FHA permits homebuyers to use gifts from family members and non-profit groups to make their entire downpayment, while conventional loans generally require homeowners to come up with a portion of the downpayment from their own funds.
Everyone is so busy with family, work and other daily activities that being organized is an exhausting challenge; Home Concierge makes this challenge manageable because it gives homeowners a personalized, secure place to store information and keep track of details such as daily appointments, events, maintenance tasks and contacts," said Jolynn Blair, President of BCB Technologies.

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