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USDA Home Loans Are About to Get More Expensive

While the government has been busy lowering costs for FHA loans, it seems the opposite will happen for USDA home loans, which are one of the few avenues left to […]

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New Report Gives Little Reason to Worry About a Housing Bubble

I discuss the risk of a housing bubble from time to time because let’s face it; it’s always going to be a concern in this day and age. Real estate […]

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Is Google About to Replace Your Real Estate Agent Too?

Let’s face it; the Internet has led to the demise of many long-standing brick-and-mortar businesses, like the yellow pages, or travel agents, to name just two that come to mind. […]

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Zillow: People Don’t Know Much About Mortgages

A new survey from Zillow revealed that prospective home buyers may be “ill-prepared to take out a mortgage,” with basic mortgage questions answered incorrectly nearly one-third of the time. For […]

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Consumers Don’t Care About Low Mortgage Rates Anymore

As you’re probably aware, the latest move to boost the economy was another round of quantitative easing, known as QE3. This most recent initiative targets mortgage-backed securities specifically, with the […]

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The Good News and Bad News About Underwater Homeowners

An interesting report was released today by Zillow, which noted that despite recent home price gains, underwater homeowners still collectively owe more than $ 1.2 trillion more on their mortgages […]

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