A real and honest how-to guide for maneuvering through the current challenges of the real estate industry.
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The crazy stock market ride of the past week has driven down the 30-year mortgage rate to 3.84%, its lowest level since May.The extreme panic in the stock market sent investors to the safety of the U.S. government bond market. The 10-year Treasury bond, which fell below 2% at the beginning of la...
Ok, so we don't need Jack Nicholson yelling at us about handling the truth, as in A Few Good Men. But, we do need a reality check before setting out to buy or sell a home.Keep in mind that real estate is a sales industry. Gimmicky advertising, flashy photos, and fast talkin’ sales agents ofte...
Yes, I admit it! At times, I can be a word snob when it comes to the proper use of real estate and financing terms. For goodness sakes, I still find it difficult just to end a sentence with a preposition, even though the “grammar police” is more accepting of where you put the preposition at. ...