Mar 26, 2014 4:00 PM  PST

6 ways to finance renovations to any fixer-upper

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6 Financing Options to Green Your
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It’s easy to fall in love with a fixer-upper, especially if you’re a first-time homebuyer on a budget. But do you worry about the costs to modernize and upgrade it?

You’ve got more options than you think. The best time to undertake green home improvements -- to transform a fixer into a comfortable home with lower utility bills -- is during your home purchase process.

A new generation of innovative programs allows you to finance the cost of your renovations through your mortgage. That means one mortgage, one closing, and no additional money down. Click for details on six innovative financing programs, then talk to your lender.


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