Should You Be Upset With The Current Mortgage Rates?
Last Thursday, Freddie Mac announced that their 30-year fixed mortgage rate was over 3% (3.02%) for the first time since last July. ...
Posted by Gina Brown on March 9, 2021
What Does An Increase In Mortgage Rate Means?
We’re currently experiencing historically low mortgage rates. Over the last fifty years, the average on a Freddie Mac 30-year ...
Posted by Steve Brown on February 23, 2021
Home Mortgage Rates by Decade
Mortgage interest rates have dropped considerably over the past year, and compared to what we’ve seen in recent decades, it’s a great ...
Posted by Matthew Stone Sr. on February 19, 2021
Will Mortgage Rates Continue To Drop Through 2021?
Some are wondering if we’ll see low rates continue throughout 2021, or if they’ll start to rise - this is because we have seen it hit ...
Posted by Susan Napier on February 18, 2021
Effect of Headlines To The Perception of Home Affordability
Headlines matter. Right now, it’s hard to read about real estate without seeing a headline that suggests homes have become unaffordable for ...
Posted by Jaris Morales on February 11, 2021
What Should You NOT Do After Applying for a Mortgage
Once you’ve found the right home and applied for a mortgage, there are some key things to keep in mind before you close. You're undoubtedly ...
Posted by Steve Brown on December 21, 2020
How to Apply for Forbearance
Please know that there’s still time to get help if you’re currently feeling the stress of affording your mortgage payment, or if ...
Posted by Cassidy Francis on December 14, 2020
Forbearance Numbers Are Lower than Expected
Originally, some housing industry analysts were concerned that the mortgage forbearance program (which allows families to delay payments to a later ...
Posted by Allison Wilkinson on August 20, 2020
Mortgage Rates & Payments by Decade
Sometimes it helps to see the dollars and cents you’ll save when you purchase a home while mortgage rates are low.
Today’s low rates ...
Posted by Randal Banagas on August 14, 2020
Mortgage Rates Hit Below 3% For The First Time In 50 years
Mortgage rates hit another all-time low, falling below 3% this week.
If you’re ready to buy a home, now is a great time to truly get ...
Posted by Gina Brown on July 17, 2020
Record-Low Mortgage Rates for The Last Three Weeks
Over the past several weeks, Freddie Mac has reported the average 30-year fixed mortgage rate dropping to record lows, all the way down ...
Posted by Susan Napier on July 15, 2020
Interest Rates Near Historic All-Time Lows
Mortgage interest rates have dropped considerably this spring and are hovering at a historically low level.
Locking in at a low rate today could ...
Posted by Susan Napier on May 22, 2020
U.S. Homeownership Rate Rises to Highest Point in 8 Years
For nearly two months, most of us have been following strict stay-at-home orders from our state and local governments. It is a whole new way of life ...
Posted by Randal Banagas on May 4, 2020
Think This Is a Housing Crisis? Think Again.
With all of the unanswered questions caused by COVID-19 and the economic slowdown we’re experiencing across the country today, many are asking ...
Posted by Susan Napier on April 15, 2020
Is 2020 A Good Year For Refinancing?
With interest rates hitting all-time lows over the past few weeks, many homeowners are opting to refinance. To decide if refinancing ...
Posted by Randal Banagas on March 25, 2020
Effect of Interest Rates to Your Monthly Housing Payments
Spring is right around the corner, so flowers are starting to bloom, and many potential homebuyers are getting ready to step into the market. If ...
Posted by Matt Stone on March 3, 2020
Interest Rates Over Time
According to Freddie Mac, mortgage interest rates are currently hovering near a five-decade low.
With interest rates hovering ...
Posted by Allison Wilkinson on February 21, 2020
Are Homes More Affordable in 2020?
A current notion has been circulating the market about how owning a home today is less affordable than it has been in the past. The reason some are ...
Posted by Allison Wilkinson on January 15, 2020