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How Much Should Your Down Payment Be?

Real Estate Express 2011-10-18

Interest rates are so low and homes are so affordable right now, that many people are rushing to buy a home before interest rates start to rise. Although it is a great time to buy, and there are some low down payment mortgage loan…

Pre-approved or Pre-Qualified for a Mortgage?

Real Estate Express 2011-08-20

If you are considering buying a home, then you are are almost certainly going to want to find financing for your purchase. In fact, a smart home-buyer will have done their financing research before they start looking for the home of their dreams. Showing…

Layoff Insurance? Another Incentive for Homebuyers

Real Estate Express 2009-04-06

Home buyers… receive the gift!  Right now we’re looking at historically low interest rates, the most affordable home prices in years, what looks fast approaching bottom of the real estate market in general, improved buyer confidence, an $8000 first time buyer tax credit, and…

Look Out Above and Below! Things Are Rising and Falling!

Real Estate Express 2009-03-23

Things that are rising… The National Association of Realtors says February existing home sales rose 5.1% over January (The largest sales jump since July 2003) February’s median home sale price rose a bit from January (which showed the lowest median price since September 2002)…

30 Year Real Estate Mortgage Rates Fall Below 5%

Real Estate Express 2009-01-15

Freddie Mac began a weekly mortgage rate survey in 1971.  This week the survey reports that national average interest rates for a 30 year mortgage have fallen to the lowest rate since the survey began – 4.96%.  A year ago that same loan averaged…

Glimmers of Hope for the Real Estate Market

Real Estate Express 2008-12-03

Consider these Federal Policy moves: 1. This week, the Federal Reserve lowered interest rates to their lowest level since June of 2005 2. The Federal Reserve unveils a plan last week to buy up $500 billion of mortgage securities backed by government sponsored entities…

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