August 10, 2015 1:48 pm
The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to look at where rates are headed when deciding to buy now or wait until next year.
August 6, 2015 1:45 pm
There is a plethora of real estate information available today in the news and on the internet. It can be extremely confusing at times.
August 5, 2015 1:45 pm
In their latest Housing Market Insight & Outlook report, Freddie Mac
revealed that recent low down payment initiatives have raised concerns that we may be returning to the same lax mortgage qualifications that caused the housing crisis from which we are just now recovering.
August 4, 2015 1:45 pm
The National Association of REALTORS
’ Pending Home Sales Index
is “a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings”.
The higher the Pending Home Sales Index number, the more contracts have been signed by buyers that will soon translate to sales.
August 3, 2015 1:42 pm
In today’s market, where demand is outpacing supply in many regions of the country, pricing a house is one of the biggest challenges real estate professionals face. Sellers often want to price their home higher than recommended, and many agents go along with the idea to keep their clients happy. However, the best agents realize that telling the homeowner the truth is more important than getting the seller to like them.