Monthly Archives: February 2015

Consumer Confidence at Highest Level in Over a Decade

  Two recently released reports reveal that the American public is starting to feel much better about the U.S. economy. The University of Michigan’s Surveys of Consumers showed that: “Consumer optimism reached the highest level in the past decade in … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – Feburary 9, 2015

Last week’s economic news included construction spending, which fell shy of expectations but exceeded the prior month’s spending, and several consumer and labor-related reports. The details: Mortgages More Accessible: Fed Survey A Federal Reserve survey of senior loan officers at … Continue reading

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The Difference Between A Home’s Cost vs. Price

As a seller, you will be most concerned about ‘short term price’ – where home values are headed over the next six months. As either a first time or repeat buyer, you must not be concerned only about price but … Continue reading

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Fun Day Monday Question is here!

I am very excited as today marks the start of ” Fun Day Monday ” ! Here is how to enter the drawing: Simply reply with the correct answer to the quiz question below and your name will be entered … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – Feburary 2, 2015

Last week’s economic reports included Case-Shiller 10 and 20-City Home Price Index reports for November along with new and pending home sales for December. Freddie Mac reported on average mortgage rates and new jobless claims dipped unexpectedly. The details: Case-Shiller: … Continue reading

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