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5 key steps in the mortgage underwriting process

An underwriter is an entity, typically a company, accountable for analyzing and assuming the risk of another entity. Underwriting typically happens behind the scenes but is an important aspect of mortgage approvals. The mortgage underwriting process has five key steps: verification, appraisal, title search and insurance, flood certification, and surveying.

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What's going on at the Buckwalter Place construction site?

Work was continuing Thursday at a mixed-use development that includes a Kroger Marketplace at Bluffton's Buckwalter Place. At latest report, portions of the project, which includes additional retail and apartments, should be opening late next year.
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What's going on at the Buckwalter Place construction site? 0:44

What's going on at the Buckwalter Place construction site?

Vinny the alligator is removed from Bluffton lagoon after resident complaint 1:36

Vinny the alligator is removed from Bluffton lagoon after resident complaint

Why piping plovers chose Port Royal Plantation 0:50

Why piping plovers chose Port Royal Plantation

Bluffton Town Councilman Fred Hamilton urges housing cooperation 0:35

Bluffton Town Councilman Fred Hamilton urges housing cooperation