House Ads: Paying Off Your Mortgage Through Advertising?

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For anyone struggling to make their mortgage payment or whose house is currently upside down, the offer of someone paying your mortgage payments would seem like a dream come true. That is what an advertising company, Brainiacs From Mars, says it plans to do. They recently signed a deal with one homeowner to cover their home mortgage payment of $2000 for three months, and possibly up to a year. Before you get your hopes up that this is a solution to your current mortgage problems, it’s important to take a realistic view of what this offer is — nothing more than a publicity stunt. How do we know this? Because it doesn’t make financial sense.

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5 Responses to House Ads: Paying Off Your Mortgage Through Advertising?

  1. trish says:

    I am happy that this won’t be a new way for people to pay off their mortgage. I would hate to live in a neighborhood where all the houses were decorated in advertising. It would be an ugly mess!!

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  3. Oswaldo Briones says:

    Please send more information about this program

  4. Lesley Jenkins says:

    Its ashame that this is what we have come to that this is even a thought but if they have a contract let me read then where do I sign?

  5. Michael David Cilantro says:

    I think it would not bother me at all.Thats like saying you would not live in a neighbor hood because a guy painted his house pink and put a unicorn in his yard.It should solely be up to the property owner and should never matter what others think.I just see why this would not be a good advertising venture but I do see potential and there could be a better way in which this would work.

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