Rates Fall After Government Reopens

The 16-day government shutdown has come to a close thanks to President Obama signing a piece of legislation. This legislation was signed just before the federal government would have to default on its financial obligations. The economy, housing market and mortgage lenders dodged a bullet, but it seems like only a temporary one. If a [...]

By | 2017-04-07T01:09:14+00:00 April 7th, 2017|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Rates Fall After Government Reopens

Millennials Seek Parent’s Help

Millennials Seek Parent’s Help Buying a home requires saving up a down payment – something many millennials are struggling with. Many millennials are finding that finances are the biggest obstacles to home ownership. According to Trulia, about half of millennials that are looking to purchase a home need parent help. The reasons behind millennials needing [...]

By | 2014-06-12T03:35:10+00:00 June 12th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Millennials Seek Parent’s Help

Mortgage Rate Forecast : What To Expect From Mortgage Rates This Week

Mortgage rates and markets change constantly. Stay 100% current by taking The Mortgage Reports by email each day. In holiday-shortened trading, mortgage rates dropped again last week. Costs on a conventional 30-year mortgage dropped approximately 43 basis points, or $430 per $100,000 borrowed -- roughly the equivalent of a one-eighth of one percent improvement to [...]

By | 2014-06-02T17:22:24+00:00 June 2nd, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Mortgage Rate Forecast : What To Expect From Mortgage Rates This Week

Inventory of Homes For Sale on Realtor.com Surges 14.2 Percent From a Year Ago

May 28, 2014 The number of homes for sale on realtor.com in April was up 14.2 percent from the same time last year, suggesting that sellers “are much more optimistic,” according to a report issued by realtor.com today. At 1.99 million, the number of listings was also up 8.6 percent from March to April, without [...]

By | 2014-05-29T23:34:18+00:00 May 29th, 2014|Blog, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Inventory of Homes For Sale on Realtor.com Surges 14.2 Percent From a Year Ago