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2013 

New Home Sales Show Healthy Year-Over-Year Increase   The holiday season and winter weather slowed home sales in November. Last week, the NAR reported that sales of existing homes had slumped to their lowest level in nearly a year, but this was not unexpected.   Short supplies of available homes ...
12/30/2013
Mortgage Rate News for Week Of December 23rd, 2013 According to December's NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, home builder confidence rose by four points to a reading of 58; this surpassed the consensus of 56 and November's reading of 56. November Housing Starts were released Wednesday and al...
12/22/2013
Builder Confidence Up Since Government Shutdown   According to the National Association of Homebuilders/Wells Fargo Homebuilders Market Index for December, builder confidence recovered in with a reading of 58. This surpassed both expectations of 56 and last month’s reading of 54. Analysts noted t...
12/18/2013
Mortgage 101 - An Overview of Escrow Accounts   Whether you are purchasing a new home or you are considering applying to refinance your home, chances are the lender will require an escrow account. These accounts are often a source of confusion for homeowners. In reality, these accounts benefit th...
12/16/2013
Mortgage Debt Rises For First Time Since Recession Last week was relatively quiet concerning scheduled housing-related news, but the Federal Reserve's financial accounts report, released on Monday, indicated that mortgage debt in the U.S. had increased for the first time since the first quarter (...
12/15/2013
3 Top Tips For Winter Roof Safety   You’ve probably got a lot on your mind during these busy winter months, but make sure that you don’t neglect the roof of your home. Taking care of your roof is an important part of home maintenance and you don’t want to suffer a leak or any other problem during...
12/12/2013
Top 3 Reasons To Have a Home Inspection   Even if you do know a lot about the structure, plumbing and wiring of houses, don’t let your ego get the better of you. It’s important to shell out the additional money to hire an inspector and cover your assets. You’d hate to end up with a home that need...
12/11/2013
Mortgage 101 - Understanding the HUD-1 Form   When preparing for a closing on your refinance or home purchase, one of the documents you will be provided with a few days before closing is a HUD-1 Form. This form provides you with valuable information about your loan. While at first, this three pag...
12/09/2013
The State of Mortgage Rates - Week of December 9th, 2013   Last week brought several indicators of a strengthening economy. New home sales, private and federal employment and mortgage rates rose. The Department of Commerce released construction spending numbers for October with mixed results. Alt...
12/08/2013
Top 5 Tips to Keep Your Fireplace Up To Snuff   When it’s cold outside, there’s nothing quite as cozy as curling up on the sofa with a good book in front of a roaring fire. A fireplace evokes the idea of a warm and pleasant atmosphere. However, if it isn’t properly maintained, your living room co...
12/05/2013
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