Tag Archives: Real Estate

Reverse Mortgages

Home values have been on the rise across the US since 2013. As a result, your home may now be worth much more money than you think, which means you may have more equity in your home. A Home Equity … Continue reading

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Home Prices Are Going Up Up Up

The chart below shows the national median price for homes over the past four decades. On the right side of the graph, we can see where prices peaked around 2006. What followed was the first and only national decline in values over that 40-year era. … Continue reading

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Interest Rate History–1790-2010

I don’t think it is realistic to fear a huge jump in interest rates. They are up to mid 4’s right now. They are holding pretty steady. If we do not see a global financial crises or inflation, we should … Continue reading

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Hold on to your Hats! Mortgage Rates are Going for a RIde!

Friday, July 26, 2013 10:30 AM Rate markets started early this morning generally unchanged but with a very slight price improvement from yesterday’s gains; US stock indexes at 9:00 were slightly weaker. Today we do not expect much movement in … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Today 6-3-2013

Interest rates continue to increase as the momentum builds that the Fed will begin tapering its QEs sooner than what had been thought as little as three weeks ago. The US 10 in May increased frm 1.63% to 2.16% last … Continue reading

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