Why you should close on your house before spring

Some might say the best time to buy a home is when you can afford to do so. This might be true, but it's worthwhile to wait until precisely the right moment to make a purchase. Though finding the right neighborhood carries great weight in this decision, don't forget about another major purchasing consideration: timing. [...]

Should you pay points in exchange for a lower mortgage rate?

Fluctuating mortgage interest rates always change the way consumers view the housing market. When rates go down, it's time to buy; when rates go up, making a purchase is a little bit less attractive. However, there are ways for prospective homebuyers to acquire an affordable mortgage, even when rates are on the rise. Now, at [...]

2017-04-06T19:13:53+00:00February 8, 2017|Economics 101, Loan Update 101|