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Housing Starts Signal Trouble Ahead

Inventory and affordability concerns create supply and demand stalemate November 20, 2018, Alcynna Lloyd, HousingWire.com In October, growth in housing starts was propelled by development in the multifamily sector, but some experts are warning that there could be trouble ahead for the housing … Continue reading

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Where are the Mortgage Interest Rates Headed in 2019?

KCM Crew, September 25th, 2018 The interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment; the higher the rate, the greater the payment will be. That is why it is important to know … Continue reading

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Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Reach Highest Level Since May

Mortgage rates inch forward for fourth consecutive week September 20, 2018, Alcynna Lloyd, HousingWire.com Mortgage rates inched forward for the fourth consecutive week, according to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market survey. Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater said the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage increased once … Continue reading

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Existing Home Sales Held Steady in August

Median existing home price increased, marking 78th straight month of year-over-year gains September 20, 2018, Alcynna Lloyd, HousingWire.com After falling for four consecutive months, existing home sales held its ground in August, according to the latest report from the National Association of … Continue reading

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CBS: 3 Reasons to Worry about the Housing Market

Article warns looming issues could cause strain September 10, 2018, Jessica Guerin, HousingWire.com Trouble is brewing in the U.S. housing market, some claim, asserting fear that another housing bubble could be on the horizon. One main factor: Home values have surpassed their … 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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August Forecast Shows Affordability Hinders Growth

Supply and demand deter prospective homebuyers August 27, 2018, A, lcynna Lloyd, HousingWire.com Home sales growth is expected to slow through the remainder of the year, as a lack of affordability and supply contribute to a continual slowdown, according to Freddie Mac’s August … Continue reading

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