Interest Rates

Feb. 22, 2024

Affordable Ways to Increase Your Home's Value (While Interest Rates Rise)

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With the rise in interest rates, many buyers are getting priced out of their dream home while simultaneously becoming more particular about which home they buy. After all, buying a house is most people’s largest financial investment and you’d want to make sure when the time comes to sell, you’ll ...

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Feb. 1, 2024

The Seasonal Dip Advantage and Mortgage Rates in 2024

Are you considering entering the real estate market in 2024? Timing can play a crucial role in your home-buying journey, and understanding the seasonal dynamics and mortgage rate fluctuations can give you a significant advantage. In this blog post, we'll delve into the concept of the "Seasonal Dip" and ...

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Dec. 14, 2023

Fed to Cut Rates in 2024: What It Means for Your Home (and Mortgage!)

Big news for the housing market: ING Economics, a leading financial think tank, is predicting a significant shift in 2024, with multiple federal interest rate cuts. Their bold report forecasts six cuts in 2024, followed by another in early 2025. This could significantly impact the housing market, sparking renewed buyer ...

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Dec. 8, 2023

Understanding the Current Mortgage Rate Trends: Opportunities for Homebuyers

Understanding the Current Mortgage Rate Trends: Opportunities for Homebuyers

Mortgage rates have been on a steady decline from their 2023 highs, prompting a surge in purchase loan applications by 5 percent last week, as reported by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA). This marks the fourth consecutive week of increasing demand for purchase mortgages. However, it's important to note ...

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Nov. 17, 2023

Navigating the Homebuying Journey: Overcoming Affordability Concerns and Achieving Your Dream Home

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Navigating the Homebuying Journey: Overcoming Affordability Concerns and Achieving Your Dream Home

The allure of homeownership is undeniable. It's the dream of a place to call your own, a space where memories are made and roots take hold. However, for many aspiring homeowners, the reality of rising housing costs ...

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Nov. 16, 2023

Mortgage Rates Drop Significantly: What It Means for Homebuyers

Mortgage Rates Drop Significantly: What It Means For Homebuyers

Mortgage Rates Drop Significantly: What It Means for Homebuyers

In a recent turn of events, mortgage rates have experienced their most significant one-day drop in nearly four years. This surprising shift comes on the heels of an encouraging inflation report, which has led bond market investors to believe that the ...

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