Category Archives: Credit Score

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Finally See An Uptick

Rates now as steady as they were in the fall of 2016 August 30, 2018, Alcynna Lloyd, HousingWire.com Mortgage rates are finally seeing an uptick, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market survey. Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater said mortgage rates are now … Continue reading

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US Foreclosure Rate Falls to 12-year Low as Borrowing Grows

by ANDREW MORRELLAUGUST 16, 2018, Boston Agent Magazine Two reports on the state of housing finance this week show that mortgage borrowers are still faring well financially despite some recent economic headwinds. The national foreclosure rate reached its lowest point since 2006, … Continue reading

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The Cost of Waiting: Interest Rates Edition

KCM Crew, August 19th, 2018 Some Highlights: Interest rates are projected to increase steadily heading into 2019. The higher your interest rate, the more money you end up paying for your home and the higher your monthly payment will be. … Continue reading

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Reach Fourth Highest Level of 2018

30-year fixed-rate mortgage in second consecutive week of 4.6% August 2, 2018, Alcynna Lloyd, HousingWire.com Mortgage rates climbed higher this week, reaching its fourth highest level of 2018, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market survey. “The higher rate environment, coupled with the ongoing lack of … Continue reading

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You DO NOT Need 20% Down to Buy your Home NOW!!!!

KCM Crew, June 26th, 2018 The Aspiring Home Buyers Profile from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) found that the American public is still somewhat confused about what is required to qualify for a home mortgage loan in today’s housing market. The results of the … Continue reading

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Bad Credit Could Tack an Extra $15,000 onto your Mortgage

Have bad credit but want to buy a house? You might want to think twice about that June 7, 2018, Jeremiah Jensen, HousingWire.com Have terrible credit but still want to buy a home? You can get a mortgage, but it will cost you, according … Continue reading

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Haven’t Risen this Consistently in 40 Years

Highest sustained climb since 1972, at least May 24, 2018, Alcynna Lloyd, HOusingWire.com Mortgage rates haven’t risen this consistently to start a year in more than 40 years, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market survey. “Mortgage rates so far in 2018 have … Continue reading

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