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Deal, or no deal?

Lots of lenders are offering low interest rates, but to get a great mortgage - without hidden costs - you’ll need good credit and solid documentation

By Ted Siefer
Globe Correspondent / September 20, 2009

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Real estate agent Sharon Ronkin could see why the mortgage offer to one of her buyers was tempting: a 5 percent down payment and a 4.75 percent rate with no private mortgage insurance, normally required in purchases with low down payments. (Full article: 1206 words)

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