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There’s a story about a holy man in India. He is cornered on a cliff by a pack of tigers. He falls but catches a branch. Below him is a huge drop and sharp trees. Above him are the tigers. And right in front of him, he sees this perfect, red, ripe strawberry. And that’s the end of the story. Does that bother you? It usually bothers people. That’s the point. We want to know what happens next! But does it matter? Not really. And that is, ultimately, the real point. The only things that really matter are the things…

  Obtaining a mortgage is a dream of many. It is a glowing sign of financial success. As we all know, owning property is one of the best ways to expand your wealth. Or is it? At one point in time, purchasing real estate was one of the best things you could have done with your money. This was because the value of homes was at a seemingly steady increase for many years. It wasn’t until 2008 that the housing market crash changed this idea of real estate = wealth. The asset bubble finally popped, and though banks were bailed…