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    Welcome to the Mortgage Education Center

    At AFR,  we are committed to delivering not only great mortgage rates and programs, but also the peace of mind that comes with making a well informed financial decision. Whether you are purchasing your first home or are a seasoned real estate investor, you will find helpful tips and information on the refinancing and purchasing processes in the section.

    Please browse through the education center and do not hesitate to contact us for additional information.

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