Real Estate

Mortgage Rates Won’t Go to Zero

March 24, 2020

Multiple factors keep the interest rate from falling all the way to zero.
Millions More Are Refi Eligible

March 17, 2020

With rates at all time lows, refinancing may be a smart move for millions.
The Bank of Mom and Dad

March 10, 2020

Younger generations are getting homebuying assistance from their parents.
Americans Upbeat

February 11, 2020

The general consensus is that the housing market is strong.
Building to Ramp Up

February 4, 2020

After a slow rebound from the economic downturn, home building is set to expand throughout the next decade.
A Banner Year?

January 28, 2020

The new year is shaping up to be a good one for homebuyers.
Summary of 2019 Finance Changes

January 7, 2020

Last year was a busy one for residential finance changes…
Generation Z Wants Homes

December 17, 2019

The younger generation has a more positive view of homeownership than Millennials.
Pocket Listings to be Banned

December 10, 2019

The National Association of Realtors board of directors votes to ban the controversial practice of pocket listings.
Conforming Loan Limits to Rise

December 3, 2019

Increasing home prices push the Conforming Loan Limit higher for 2020.
Face-to-Face

November 26, 2019

Consumers like digital paperwork and signings, but still prefer to be face-to-face at the settlement table.
Not What They Advertised?

November 19, 2019

Frequently the rate borrowers quality for is not the rate that was advertised.
Low Rates Boost Affordability

October 28, 2019

Homeowners are using the smallest percentage of income on loan payments in 20 years.
Those Who Bought Prospered

October 22, 2019

Homeowners who purchased in 2012 have earned a median $141,000 in equity in the years since.
They Just Don’t Know

October 16, 2019

More than half of Americans do not know the minimum required downpayment needed to purchase a home.
The Profile of First Time Buyers Changes

September 24, 2019

A Harvard study examines first-time homebuyers.
Affordability Soars

September 10, 2019

Now could be the best time to buy a home since early 2017.
Rates Hit New Lows Again

August 27, 2019

With low rates comes and increased number of homeowners who could save by refinancing.
The “As-Is” Debate

August 12, 2019

Homeowners may be better off to make repairs themselves instead of offering credits.
The Importance of the Credit Score

August 5, 2019

Buyers with higher credit scores have better interest rates and more loan options.