Monthly Archives: February 2015

Everyone want’s to know, Where are interest rates heading?


The¬†interest rate you pay on your home mortgage has a direct impact on your monthly payment. The higher the rate the greater the payment will be. ¬†That is why it is important to look at where rates are headed when … Continue reading

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Painting or Accenting Your Home? Think ‘Shades of Gray’


By John Voket I'm interested in seeing how many people go out in February to see the movie premier of 'Fifty Shades of Gray,' versus heading into their own homes to refinish interiors in countless shades of gray. That's because … Continue reading

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Q: What are some negotiating tips?


A: Know the seller's motivation to sell. This will enhance your negotiating position. Sellers who must move quickly due to a job transfer, divorce, or contract on another home, are more inclined to accept a lower price to speed the … Continue reading

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Borrowers Who Refinanced in 2014 Saved Billions in Interest Payments


Freddie Mac recently released the results of its fourth quarter 2014 quarterly refinance analysis, showing that borrowers are continuing to take advantage of near record low mortgage rates to lower their monthly payments, shorten their loan terms and overwhelmingly choosing … Continue reading

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5 Inexpensive Steps to a Speedy Home Sale


If you’re a homeowner considering a move, you may be wondering what’s next. Do I need to renovate the kitchen? Repaint the exterior? Replace the flooring? Before taking on a costly remodel, consider this: these measures don’t always recoup the … Continue reading

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