Category: Interest Rates

    • 2 Trends Helping Keep Housing Affordable

      Two positive trends have started to emerge that impact the 2019 Spring Housing Market. Mortgage interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate loan have dropped to new lows, right as reports show that wages have increased at their highest rate in decades! These two factors have helped keep housing affordable despite low supply of houses […]
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • Are Low Interest Rates Here to Stay?

      Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have been on the decline since November, now reaching lows last seen in January 2018. According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, rates came in at 4.12% last week! This is great news for anyone who is planning on buying a home this spring! Freddie […]
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • Homeowners: Now Is A Good Time To Sell Your House

      Every month, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) releases their Seller Traffic Index as a part of their Realtors Confidence Index. In the latest release, NAR reported that homeowners have been reluctant to sell their houses. This is reflected when broken down by state. Only 11 states have a stable level of seller traffic compared […]
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • 3 Questions You Need To Ask Before Buying A Home

      If you are debating purchasing a home right now, you are probably getting a lot of advice. Though your friends and family have your best interests at heart, they may not be fully aware of your needs and what is currently happening in the real estate market. Ask yourself the following three questions to help […]
      Written by Keeley Ryan
    • Slaying the Largest Homebuying Myths Today [INFOGRAPHIC]

      Some Highlights:

      • The average down payment for first-time homebuyers is only 6%!
      • Mortgage interest rates have been on the decline since November! Hop in now to lock in a low rate!
      • 88% of property managers raised their rents in the last 12 months!
      • The average credit score on approved loans continues to fall across many loan types!
      Written by Keeley Ryan