Category Archives: Credit Score

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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Why Have Interest Rates Jumped to a 7-Year High?

KCM Crew, May 23rd, 2018 Interest rates for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage have climbed from 3.95% in the first week of January up to 4.61% last week, which marks a 7-year high according to Freddie Mac. The current pace of acceleration has … Continue reading

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Here’s What Borrowers Could Save by Getting Additional Mortgage Quotes

Here’s what they could save with just one more quote April 17, 2018, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.com Once borrowers begin their home-buying process, they rarely shop around for their mortgage, most often preferring to go with the first lender they find. The Consumer Financial Protection … Continue reading

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Freddie Mac: Mortage Rates Soar to Highest Level Since 2014

See largest weekly jump since February April 19, 2018, Kelsey Ramírez, HousingWire.,com Mortgage rates soared this week to their highest level since 2014, according to Freddie Mac’s weekly Primary Mortgage Market Survey. “Following Treasuries, mortgage rates soared,” said Len Kiefer, Freddie Mac deputy … Continue reading

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Getting Pre-Approved Should Always be your First Step

KCM Crew, April 17th, 2018 In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes greatly outnumbersthe number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. … Continue reading

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