Year: 2017

Pending home sales
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Pending Home Sales See Slight November…

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Pending home sales pulled off a second straight gain in November, but just barely. The National Association of Realtors® (NAR) Read More...

Mortgage Rates
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The basics of mortgage rates

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Mortgage rates are the interest rates assigned to a home loan, which is commonly known as a "mortgage". Mortgage rates Read More...

Will Congress remove FHA's life of the loan insurnace requirment?
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Could the Federal Housing Administration’s life…

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Cutting the life of loan policy, which requires most FHA borrowers to maintain mortgage insurance throughout their entire loan term, Read More...

Equifax hack
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Regarding the recently reported Equifax security…

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As many of you are likely aware, it’s been recently reported that Equifax suffered a security breach from mid-May through Read More...

Low Mortgage Rates
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Mortgage Rates Lowest in Just Over…

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"Mortgage rates moved just slightly lower today, bringing them to the best levels in over a month for the 2nd Read More...

9 questions home buyers might have
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9 questions first-time home buyers might…

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What are home prices doing in Phoenix? Millennials have it tough. They’re caught between rising rents and home prices. Realtor.com Read More...

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Mortgage Rates are Holding Steady (and…

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Mortgage rates have been locked in an exceptionally narrow range for most of the month of June, but especially over Read More...

Retirees headed to Phoenix
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The Phoenix valley is a top…

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Phoenix is one of the fastest-growing metros for senior citizens thanks mostly to migration, according to research by CoStar. In Read More...

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Mortgage Rates Rise, But Remain Near…

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Mortgage rates rose moderately today, as bond markets generally bounced back from the best levels in 8 months yesterday. Despite Read More...

Mortgage Rate Drop
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Mortgage rates drop to lowest levels…

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MCLEAN, VA--(Marketwired - May 25, 2017) - Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Read More...