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How Low Interest Rates Increase Your Purchasing Power

January 24, 2017 8:24 am

How Low Interest Rates Increase Your Purchasing Power | Keeping Current Matters According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage are currently at 4.09%, which is still very low in comparison to recent history!

Have You Saved Enough for Closing Costs?

January 23, 2017 8:21 am

Have You Saved Enough for Closing Costs? | Keeping Current Matters There are many potential homebuyers, and even sellers, who believe that they need at least a 20% down payment in order to buy a home or move on to their next home. Time after time, we have dispelled this myth by showing that many loan programs allow you to put down as little as 3% (or 0% with a VA loan).

Find Out How to Become a Rainmaker for Listing Leads [FREE WEBINAR]

January 21, 2017 8:21 am

Find Out How to Become a Rainmaker for Listing Leads [FREE WEBINAR] | Keeping Current Matters

Tips for Preparing Your House For Sale [INFOGRAPHIC]

January 20, 2017 8:21 am

Tips for Preparing Your House For Sale [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

Will Housing Affordability Be a Challenge in 2017?

January 19, 2017 8:21 am

Will Housing Affordability Be a Challenge in 2017? | Keeping Current Matters Some industry experts are saying that the housing market may be heading for a slowdown in 2017 based on rising home prices and a jump in mortgage interest rates. One of the data points they use is the Housing Affordability Index, as reported by the National Association of Realtors (NAR).