Author: Angela Agana

Seniors Are on the Move in the Real Estate Market

Did you know August 21st is National Senior Citizens Day? According to the United States Census, we honor senior citizens today because,  “Throughout our history, older people have achieved much for our families, our communities, and our country. That remains true today and gives us ample reason…to reserve a special day in honor of the…

Mortgage Rates Fairly Flat Today, But Volatility Could Increase

Mortgage rates held steady today, for the most part.  If there was a leaning, it was toward slightly lower rates, but not by a wide enough margin to be significant.  At first glance, holding steady at the lowest levels in nearly 3 years is great!  In fact, it’s still great at second glance.  But the more…

Housing Supply Not Keeping Up with Population Increase

Many buyers are wondering where to find houses for sale in today’s market. It’s a true dilemma. We see an increase in buyer demand, but the supply available for purchase isn’t keeping up. The number of new housing permits issued prior to the great recession increased for 15 years until 2005 (from 1.12 million in…

Mortgage Rate Weirdness May Be Working in Your Favor Today

Things have been weird enough for mortgage rates recently that we were forced to add a “Temporary Note on Mortgage Rate Inconsistency” to our daily coverage recently.  It will likely return before too long, but with a few edits for clarity.  Edits will also need to account for days like today, which offered a prime example…

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