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This Week in Real Estate

Good Morning! Home values received significant attention nationally This Week in Real Estate. Many outlets reporting that home values have now eclipsed the peak values reached during the mid-2000 boom. Below are a few of the highlights from the last week in October that influence the real estate market: … Continue reading

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What to Do if Your Lender Cuts off Your Heloc

  A home equity line that lets you borrow money as you need it can be a great way to pay for a remodeling project or an education — unless the lender cuts off your line in the middle of … Continue reading

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Housing Affordability Soars to Record High

Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, March 07, 2012 Low mortgage rates and falling home values have brought housing within reach to more families than ever before, according to the latest National Association of REALTORS® housing affordability index. Housing affordability … Continue reading

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How Much Cash Is Enough For My Down Payment

You’ve been diligent over the years about tucking away money. Your credit history is good. You’ve got a steady job, and you’re finally making a decent salary. Plus, you’ve simply outgrown your current situation. In other words, you’re ready to … Continue reading

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Trying To Decide If You Should Rent or Buy a Home?

Are you confused about whether to buy or rent in this market?  Well, you are not alone.  The negative focus from the media makes it difficult to know if now is a good time to buy.  Here is a blog … Continue reading

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Rising Interest Rates

Home Buyer Alert: The Impact of Rising Interest Rates If you have been watching mortgage rates you know that rates today are between 0.5% and 0.75% higher than they were last November. While they are bit lower this week than … Continue reading

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Mortgage News as of 12/23/10

Here are today’s rates: Freddie Mac Weekly Average Rates (12/23/2010): 30 yr Fixed Rate- 4.81% 15 yr Fixed Rate- 4.15% Rates are about the same this week as they were last week. This is the first time we have not … Continue reading

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