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2 Out of 3 Renters Want to Own. What’s Stopping Them?

June 9, 2015 12:55 pm

2 Out of 3 Renters Want to Own. What’s Stopping Them? | Keeping Current Matters The Federal Reserve Bank of New York recently released the 2015 SCE Housing Survey. The survey revealed that most current renters would prefer owning and that 61.9% of them plan to buy a home within the next five years.

Where Will Mortgage Rates Be in 12 Months?

June 8, 2015 12:55 pm

mortgagerates12 One of the biggest questions plaguing the current housing market is where mortgage interest rates will be at this time next year. Over the last two months, rates have begun to creep up (see chart).

Mortgage Rates Over The Last 40 Years [INFOGRAPHIC]

June 5, 2015 12:56 pm

Mortgage Rates Over The Last 40 Years [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

The #1 Reason to Buy Right Now – THE MONEY!!

June 4, 2015 12:55 pm

The #1 Reason to Buy Right Now – THE MONEY!! | Keeping Current Matters People often ask whether they should buy a home now or wait. Recently released data suggests that waiting may not make sense as prices seem to again be on the rise. Let’s take a look at some of the data and commentary on the subject:

Guess Where Residential Rents are Heading?

June 3, 2015 12:55 pm

Guess Where Residential Rents are Heading? | Keeping Current Matters Each month, many people are faced with the decision of renewing their rental lease for another year or purchasing their first home. One of the questions that must be answered before they make a decision is – “Where are rents headed?”