Explore Hernando, MS

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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***The map changes have been postponed until 03/27/2013***   As many of you may know, there will be an adjustment to the USDA eligibility maps effective 10/01/2012. The effective date will be based upon fully executed sales contracts (signed by both buyer and seller) dated no later than 09/30/201...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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New and Improved USDA Refinance Pilot Program is available for the following States: AL, AZ, CA, FL, GA, IL, IN, KY, MI, MS, NV, NJ, NM, NC, OH, OR, RI, SC and TN. A few days ago interest rates hit the lowest level in recorded history – and because of this, many homeowners may be able to reduce t...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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                                                               After attending the "second" Fairway Mortgage BOOT CAMP in Kansas City, I am proud to annouce that I have earned the MMS - Military Mortgage Specialist designation. The objective of Fairway Independent Mortgage Corp in offering the de...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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  Earning the CMHS - Certified Military Housing Specialist designation indicates a significant knowledge base that active duty service members and Veterans can rely upon for prompt and accurate service of their housing needs. Certified Housing Professionals also adhere to specific Standards of P...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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As you may know by now,  FHA mortgages are about to get a bit more expensive. In its announcement, the FHA said it would increase its annual mortgage insurance premium by 0.10 of a percentage point for loans under $625,500, which would now cost 1.25 percent of the loan amount, up from 1.15 percen...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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If you are interested in purchasing a new home, then don't forget about the Home Loan Plus Grant!  The MS Home Corp Home Loan Plus provides grants up to $14,999.00 to qualified low income individuals to purchase homes. Currently, there is over $3.4million available for grants.  Restrictions and ...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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    The MS Home Corp Home Saver program assists homeowners by making mortgage payments who have lost their job or experienced a reduction in income through no fault of their own due to the economy and are at risk of default or losing their home to  foreclosure.  Restrictions apply.   Click the fo...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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    54th Annual Hernando Christmas Parade   DATE: 12/5/2011 (Postponed until 12/12/11) TIME: 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM Join us for the Hernando, MS 54th Annual Christmas Parade, which will feature more than 100 entries with floats, cars, marching bands, horses, fire trucks and of course, Santa! This yea...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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Finally some good news for Veterans! On November 21, 2011, the President signed HR 674 which reduces the VA Funding Fees associated with VA Home Loans. This new fee structure will be in effect for loans closing after 11/22/2011 until 09/30/2016. This will help reduce costs for Veterans purchasing...

By Doug Capps, MMS, CLO, CRMS
(Guaranty Bank & Trust Co)
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It's official! Hernando, Mississippi ranked 79th in the CNN Money Top 100 "Best Places To Live."  Money's list of America's best small towns. Congratulations to Hernando - a great place to live and work!    For more information about mortgage financing, please contact DOUG CAPPS at (662) 429-5100...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - March 2011 Currently, there are 238 homes available for sale in the Hernando MS area: low price $29,900 high price $995,000 median price $189,900 These 238 homes mean that Hernando MS has an 11.7 month supply of homes.  Approximately 9.7% of the available h...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - February 2011 Hernando MS continues to see its sales volume increasing.  There were 23 sales in February with an average sales price of $163,200 and an average days on the market of 127.  Here are the comparisons for sales from last month and the same time ...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - January 2011 Currently, there are 223 homes available for sale in the Hernando MS area: low price $40,000 high price $995,000 median price $194,900 These 223 homes mean that Hernando MS has a 10.5 month supply of homes.  Approximately 8% of the available ho...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - December 2010  Currently, there are 220 homes for sale in Hernando MS. Low list price $40,000 High list price $995,000 Median list price $192,000 Based on the sales figures for the last quarter of 2010, there is a 9.2 month supply of homes for sale in Herna...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando Real Estate Market Report - November 2010 Both the number of homes sold and the average sales price were up in Hernando in November.  There were 24 homes sold with an average sales price of $197,291 and an average days on market of 116.  Here are the comparisons to last month and same ti...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Sales Report - October 2010 The county seat for DeSoto County MS, Hernando saw a slight dip in the sales numbers for October.  There were 23 homes sold with an average sales price of $185,606 and an average days on the market (for homes sold) of 85.  Here are the compariso...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - September 2010 Hernando MS saw the number of sales in September decrease while the average sales price increased.  This is the exact opposite of what occurred last month.   There were 25 home sales in Hernando MS in August with the average sales price of $1...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - August 2010 Hernando MS saw mixed results for the month of August.  The number of sales increased while the average sales price saw a decrease. There were 28 home sales in Hernando MS in August with the average sales price of $167,989 and an average days on...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - July 2010 Hernando MS saw a decrease in all of the numbers for the month of July.  The good news was that the average days on the market dropped below 100, the bad news is that the number of homes sold and the average sales price also fell. There were 27 ho...

By Pam Simpson, GRI, Broker-Assoc.
(Bob Leigh & Assoc., LLC)
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Hernando MS Real Estate Market Report - June 2010 Hernando MS saw a slight increase in the number of homes sold for the month of June compared with the previous month.  There were 30 residential sales in Hernando MS with an average sales price of $182,980 and an average days on the market of 157....

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