December Housing Report

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THE HOLIDAY CHILL Orange County Housing Report: The Holiday Chill Now that the Holiday Market is here, housing shifts to its slowest time of the year. Holiday Market: The slowest time of the year, the Holiday Market, runs from Thanksgiving through the first couple of weeks of the New Year. This is the time of the year where the country …

A Good Real Estate Investment

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A GOOD REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT A good real estate investment can mean different things to different people. People have different orientation about what a good real estate investment is but here in in this article we will tell you the truth and what you need to know about a good real estate investment. Therefore, on this article, we will define …

Your Mortgage View | April 2, 2018

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Average Milliennial Wastes $93K on Rent by the Time They Hit 30 Why is it called “wasting”? Because after you pay rent….that money is gone. No equity, no tax benefits, nothing. While home prices have increased for 72 straight months of year-over-year gains (according to the National Association of Realtor’s Existing Home Sales Report), millennials that pay rent have missed …

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Your Mortgage View | March 26, 2018

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With rising interest rates, purchasing power drops for buyers considerably the longer they wait. Purchasing Power: An increase in interest rates by 1% translates to an 11% drop in the home a buyer is able to afford. For the past several years, experts and prognosticators across the country had been calling for increasing interest rates. Yet, it never really materialized. …

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Your Mortgage View | March 19, 2018

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Lack of Inventory Continues to Push Prices Higher It’s a great time to be a seller, but not such a thrill being a rookie buyer. Soaring home prices and the shortage of properties on the market are taking a toll on beleaguered first timers. The share of first-time homeowners fell to just 29% of all existing home buyers in January, …