Mortgage closing costs fell 7% for homebuyers
Thu, Aug 09, 2012
Federal regulations are helping to significantly reduce the amount new homebuyers are paying come closing time.
The average cost of closing on a mortgage has fallen by 7.4% over the past year, according to a recent survey by Bankrate.com. At the end... Read More
Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows
Wed, May 23, 2012
Buying a home just got even cheaper as interest rates on both 30-year and 15-year-fixed-rate mortgages set record lows for the third week in a row.
The 30-year fixed mortgage, the most popular mortgage product, dipped by 0.04 percentage points to 3.... Read More
South West Orlando Market Update
Wed, Apr 11, 2012
Spring 2012 Market Update
If you can qualify, now is an exceptional time to buy a home in Orlando Southwest. Low rates with falling home prices makes a home purchase a great value!
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Chose your Title Company Carefully
Mon, Apr 02, 2012
April 01--The Crownsville co-owner and president of a Greenbelt-based title company was sentenced to 18 months in prison for a wire fraud scheme that cost lenders and another title insurance company $3.1 million, federal prosecutors sa... Read More
Brazil is booming. Just ask Florida.
Wed, Mar 21, 2012
Obrigado! That is Portuguese for “thank you,” and Florida’s real estate agents and retailers now know that linguistic fact extremely well. They’ve been saying it with great frequency.
Brazilians are pouring into t... Read More
MBA Delinquencies Rate Falls to Three Year Low in Q4
Fri, Feb 17, 2012
The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-four-unit residential properties decreased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 7.58 percent of all loans outstanding as of the end of the fourth quarter of 2011, a decrease of 41 basis points from the th... Read More