Category Archives: Credit Score

Mortgage Rates Increase for Second Consecutive Week

Once again nearing 4% mark October 12, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com Mortgage rates increased once again, edging closer to the psychologically important 4% mark, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey. “The 30-year mortgage rate increased for a second consecutive week, … Continue reading

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No ….. You Do Not Need 20% Down to Buy NOW!!!!

KCM Crew, October 9th, 2017 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 … Continue reading

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The Mortgage Process: What You Need to Know

KCM Crew, October 7th, 2017 Some Highlights: Many buyers are purchasing a home with a down payment as little as 3%. You may already qualify for a loan, even if you don’t have perfect credit. Take advantage of the knowledge … Continue reading

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Credit Scores and Home Loans

Today’s mortgage solutions cover a wide range of credit requirements and lending needs. If working towards a financial goal, here are some helpful yet lesser-known facts about credit scores that can add value. In addition to qualifying for a mortgage’s credit … Continue reading

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  Is this downward trend coming to an end? August 31, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com Mortgage rates hit an all-new 2017 low for the second-consecutive week, according to Freddie Mac’s weekly Primary Mortgage Market Survey. “The 10-year Treasury yield fell to a new … Continue reading

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Millennial Women Hold Better Credit Scores than Men

But trail behind in homeownership rates August 4, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com A new study from LendingTree shows Millennial women are better than men at improving their credit score. Millennial women held an average credit score of 666, higher than men’s credit scores … Continue reading

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Average FICO Score Reaches 700 for the First Time Ever

Continue rising after hitting Great Recession low July 10, 2017, Kelsey Ramírez. HousingWire.com Americans are seeing higher credit scores than ever as the average national FICO score reached an all-time high, hitting 700 for the first time ever. Average credit scores … Continue reading

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