The housing bears have ratcheted up their rhetoric lately, calling for an impeding crash. It’s not a crazy notion with home prices clearly unaffordable and… Read More »Today’s Homeowners Can’t Afford to Sell
Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about mortgage rates. And even more than that…quite possibly the most important aspect of the home loan process. After all, they stay with you for a long, long time.
It’s been tough sledding for mortgage rates over the past month. They were actually on a roll to start off 2023, falling for the entire… Read More »Why You Might Still See 5% Mortgage Rates
Mortgage Q&A: “Mortgage rates vs. home prices.” Today, we’ll look at the impact of home prices and mortgage rates on your decision to buy a… Read More »Mortgage Rates vs. Home Prices: Is There Really an Inverse Relationship?
These days, mortgage rates aren’t as cheap as they used to be. And that is the understatement of the century. The 30-year fixed is currently… Read More »Is It Worth Using a Mortgage Lender Now for the Promise of Waived Fees in the Future?
The housing market is in trouble. The latest blow being mortgage rates returning to 7%. But the ongoing issue has been a severe lack of… Read More »Can Free and Clear Homeowners Save the Housing Market?
Mortgage Q&A: “What time of year are mortgage rates lowest?” We’re all looking for an angle, especially if it’ll save us some money. Whether it’s… Read More »What Time of Year Are Mortgage Rates Lowest? Here’s What The Data Says
The Fed has played a major role in consumer mortgage rates over the past decade and change. Back in 2008, they began purchasing hundreds of… Read More »How the Fed Could Benefit from Lower Mortgage Rates
It used to be that a 720 FICO score was all you needed to ensure you qualified for the lowest rate on a mortgage. At… Read More »Why You May Want a 780+ FICO Score When Applying for a Mortgage