Category Archives: Mortgage

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 […]

The Time For Hesitation Is Past: Dive Into The Housing Market Now

Have you been considering buying a house, either right now or in the near future? Maybe you’re confused by what can be an overwhelming volume of sometimes-contradictory indicators of market conditions. Rest assured, it’s perfectly normal to want to take a wait and see attitude when conditions seem so dynamic. We’re here to say that […]

HARP – Sweet music for those looking to refinance

Many homeowners today are taking advantage of historically low interest rates, unfortunately with the recent downturn in the housing market some homeowners cannot qualify as their home value is lower than what they actually owe on their mortgage. For these people, a HARP mortgage could be a great option. HARP, the Home Affordability Refinance Program, […]