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Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp? [INFOGRAPHIC]

April 14, 2017 10:06 am

Is Your First Home Within Your Grasp?  [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing

April 13, 2017 10:06 am

Home Mortgages: Rates Up, Requirements Easing | Keeping Current Matters The media has extensively covered the rise in mortgage interest rates since last fall (from 3.42% last September to the current 4.1% according to Freddie Mac). However, a less covered aspect of the mortgage market is that requirements to get a mortgage have eased while rates have risen.

Millennials Flock to Low Down Payment Programs

April 12, 2017 10:03 am

Millennials Flock to Low Down Payment Programs | Keeping Current Matters A recent report released by Down Payment Resource shows that 65% of first-time homebuyers purchased their homes with a down payment of 6% or less in the month of January.

Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap!

April 11, 2017 10:03 am

Careful…Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap! | Keeping Current Matters There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top benefits is being able to protect yourself from rising rents by locking in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage.

The Importance of Using a Professional to Sell Your Home

April 10, 2017 10:03 am

The Importance of Using a Professional to Sell Your Home | Keeping Current Matters When a homeowner decides to sell their house, they obviously want the best possible price for it with the least amount of hassles along the way. However, for the vast majority of sellers, the most important result is actually getting their homes sold.