America is on the Move

March 16, 2021

With more of the population working from home, people are realizing that they are no longer tied to a specific location.
FHA Financing on the Decline

March 16, 2021

Other, potentially more attractive, financing options have FHA loans on the decline.
Rates Creep Higher

March 16, 2021

Continuing the trend, rates rose slightly again last week.
Why House Values Have Soared During a Crisis

March 16, 2021

Contrary to the Great Recession, housing values have risen during the COVID pandemic.
Rises in Rates Aren’t Necessarily Bad

March 9, 2021

It’s a common belief that rises in rates are bad for the housing market, but this may not be true.
Rates Continue Rising

March 9, 2021

For the third consecutive week, rates rise.
Credit Scores Rise

March 9, 2021

Despite the ongoing pandemic, the average credit scores continue to rise.
First Time Buyers Surprised by Affordability

March 9, 2021

The lower rate environment has made buying homes even more affordable for many borrowers.
Rising Rates and Stocks Meet the Jobs Numbers

March 9, 2021

The latest jobs report shows us the true meaning of a “K-shaped” recovery.
Fannie and Freddie Release Earnings

March 2, 2021

Low rates and strong home prices offset pandemic-related losses for both firms.
How Quickly Could Rates Rise?

March 2, 2021

Rising rates are a good sign for economic recovery.
Rates Rise Again

March 2, 2021

For the second straight week, rates rise considerably.
Builders Falling Behind

March 2, 2021

As the inventory scarcity continues, builders have trouble keeping up with demand.
Mortgage Applications Skyrocket

March 2, 2021

Applications for loans are up, especially for second homes.
Mortgage Snapshot

February 24, 2021

Quick news from the world of mortgage lending.
Homeownership Rate Rises in 2020

February 24, 2021

Despite the ongoing pandemic, homeownership rose in the fourth quarter.
Record Low Inventory

February 24, 2021

There has been a shortage for a while, but now inventories are hitting record lows.
Economy to Rebound with Vaccinations

February 24, 2021

The Federal Reserve expects the economy to get stronger as more people get vaccinated.
Rates Rise

February 24, 2021

It’s been a while, but rates begin to rise.
Politics and Stimulus Redux

February 24, 2021

Opposing viewpoints on another stimulus package.