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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 7, 2013
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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 7, 2013

This week’s economic news commentary has been dominated by the “what ifs” of a government shutdown; opinions of potential consequences are limited only by the number of commentators sharing their opinions. Unfortunately, more concrete examples of the shutdown were evident last Tuesday and Friday.

The Department of Commerce delayed release of August’s Construction Spending report that were due last Tuesday and The Bureau of Labor Statistics delayed the release of September’s Non-farm Payroll and Unemployment that were due last Friday.

Posted in: Housing Analysis
Do Fence Me In, Here Are A Few Good Yard Fencing Options
By October 4, 2013 0 Comments Read More →

Do Fence Me In, Here Are A Few Good Yard Fencing Options

Whether you just got a puppy, have newly mobile children or built a pool, there are a multitude of reasons for wanting to keep people and animals in your yard, while preventing other from entering. Picking the perfect fence can be difficult, so below we’ve outlined the main fencing materials to choose from and characteristics to consider about each.

Posted in: Around The Home
Do Those Additions Really Add Value To Your Home?
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Do Those Additions Really Add Value To Your Home?

When you own a home, there are additions that you can make to the property that will improve the value of your home. For example, a newly renovated kitchen or bathroom is a popular choice that will really make the home more desirable to buyers.

Posted in: Home Selling Tips
How Does An Interest-Only Mortgage Work?
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How Does An Interest-Only Mortgage Work?

When you have been researching your different options for a mortgage on your home, you might have heard of an “Interest-Only Mortgage”. What exactly does this type of mortgage mean and how does it work?

Posted in: Mortgage Tips
Don’t Let Confusion With Mortgage Jargon Cost You
By October 1, 2013 Read More →

Don’t Let Confusion With Mortgage Jargon Cost You

A recent study of US and UK home buyers, conducted by the London based Nationwide Building Society, found that more than 40% of people buying homes were confused by the jargon that lenders used to describe mortgages. When it comes to taking out a mortgage on your home, could confusing mortgage jargon be costing you […]

Posted in: Mortgage News