Category Archives: Mortgage

4 Reasons Why Fall is a Great Time to Buy a Home!

KCM Crew, September 11th, 2018 Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. 1. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Insights report reveals that home prices have appreciated by 6.2% over the last 12 … Continue reading

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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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4 Reasons Why we are not Heading toward another Housing Bubble

KCM Crew, July 28th, 2018 With home prices continuing to appreciate above historic levels, some are concerned that we may be heading for another housing ‘boom & bust.’ It is important to remember, however, that today’s market is quite different … Continue reading

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Homes More Affordable Today than 1985-2000

KCM Crew, July 14th, 2018 Rising home prices have many concerned that the average family will no longer be able to afford the most precious piece of the American Dream – their own home. However, it is not just the … Continue reading

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