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2/22/2018 4:30:51 AM

State capitals are some of the nation’s biggest and most bustling cities. But how many are actually good places to put down roots and buy a home? According to a new ranking, only a few.

2/22/2018 4:30:17 AM

Rising mortgage rates and home prices are not slowing buyers down. Most say that 5 percent interest rates will not deter them from purchasing a home.

2/21/2018 4:30:40 AM

Homes are selling like hotcakes. According to a new report from real estate firm RE/MAX, last month was the fastest-selling January in the last nine years.

2/21/2018 4:30:26 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

2/21/2018 4:30:04 AM

Don't just take a mortgage because it's fast or easy. Take a little time to shop for a mortgage and save thousands. Here's how.

2/20/2018 4:30:37 AM

You don't need to be an expert to negotiate a great mortgage. It only takes a few minutes if you follow these simple tips.

2/20/2018 4:30:36 AM

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

2/19/2018 4:30:35 AM

ARM loans can be a better deal when rates are rising ARM loans are an invisible part of the mortgage marketplace, but maybe that’s about to change. Since 2009 annual mortgage rates have been below 5 percent, and demand for adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) has been in the single digits. Ellie Mae reports that in December  […]

2/19/2018 4:30:33 AM

Could our housing inventory woes be on the way out? According to new data, it very well could be.

2/18/2018 4:30:06 AM

Mortgage fraud: unlikely, but possible According to the FBI, you are not the most likely victim of mortgage fraud -- most cases are perpetrated by borrowers against mortgage lenders. Often those involve exaggerations, white lies or outright falsehoods on loan applications. Should you lie on your mortgage application? However, mortgage industry professionals who abuse their […]