Another Fall in Mortgage Rates?


There has been quite a bit of talk about the Federal Reserve cutting rates again.  With the last decade being substantially lower than they have been for many years, some are wondering why the rate cut?  When you dig into it a little more you can see the strategy behind it. We are experiencing an… [Read More]

How the Government Shutdown Helps Home Buyers


As we stand between week 4 and 5 of the longest government shut down in U.S History, both sides of the house are attempting to compromise on the remaining 7 bills our president wants to pass. In the meantime certain government divisions have slowed or ceased, The following agencies have been temporarily shutdown:   Affected… [Read More]

Government Shutdown Not Affecting Real Estate Market


I’ve been hearing some concerns lately about the government shut down and how it will influence our mortgage loans.  The truth is, it hasn’t had any effect (yet).  Many of the government employees influenced are people that work in the parks departments, and other “non-essential” federally funded positions. Conventional Loans Conventional loans are not funded… [Read More]