If you’re thinking about selling your home in Tampa Bay, you might be swayed by the spring housing market – after all, this is prime home-buying season. But is spring really the best time to sell your home? Is Spring the Best Time to Sell Your Home in Tampa Bay? Traditionally, the spring home-buying season […]
Adjustable Rate Mortgages are in higher demand, according to a recent article in The Washington Post. An Adjustable-Rate Mortgage (ARM) is a mortgage that starts out with a low-interest rate. See, the first part of an ARM is lower than the rate for a 30-year fixed-rate loan. This is a very tempting concept and one […]
Look, mortgage interest rates have been on the rise. Right now, they are already over three-quarters of a percentage point higher than they were in January. Freddie Mac reports that rates for a 30-year fixed mortgage just rose to 4.72%. Here’s the thing: Those rates are only expected to rise. The interest rate you secure […]
Mortgage rates worsened for the week ending February 8, 2013 in response to strong economic data in the US and abroad.