Category Archives: Fox Valley Community

Low Interest Rate Mortgages Spike Consumer Interest in Refinancing

Low interest rates on mortgages are making many Fox Valley homeowners consider whether their situation is right for refinancing. But there’s more to think about than just interest rates when looking into refinancing. At what point might you look at refinancing your home? Lower interest rates have become available Your credit has improved and you […]

How Long Can Low Interest Rates Last?

Over the last 6-8 months it’s been hard to ignore the news that mortgage rates are at historic lows. Last fall as rates dropped, the demand for refinancing actually put pressure on banks, mortgage brokers and title companies to process and schedule everyone interested in taking advantage of low rates. During the fourth quarter of […]

Good News For You: Community Banks Depend On Lending

The six largest banks in the United States control 72% – about $9.4 trillion – of our country’s business and personal assets. If you’re in the process of choosing a bank – maybe you’re unhappy with your current financial institution or new to the area – this statistic alone might seem to be reason enough […]