The Economic and Housing Markets

Trade concerns affect interest rates

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June 22, 2017 : Trade concerns affect interest rates This week’s Markets In A Minute fills us in on how trade concerns affect interest rates, jobless claims, new home builder stats and more. Prefer video? Find out what happened in the markets here: Tariffs imposed by President Trump have elicited retaliation from countries around the […]

Do's and don'ts to stay approved

Top 10 Do’s and Don’ts to stay approved

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You got your loan approval, congratulations! But the work is not done. Now you need to make sure you don’t mess up  that approval. Follow these do’s and don’ts to stay approved and it should be smooth sailing! Don’ts to stay approved Don’t make any large purchases. The additional debt or reduction in your assets […]

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Your Past Doesn’t Have To Get In The Way of Your Future

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Your past doesn’t have to get in the way of your future The financial challenges of the past don’t have get in the way of your future. If you had a bankruptcy, foreclosure or short sale in the last few years, you are not alone. There were OVER 7.7 million foreclosures between 2007 and 2016** […]

How to save for a down payment in one year

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What? Save for a down payment in one year? Am I nuts? Well, maybe a little, but not because of this! How to make it possible to save for a down payment You don’t need to give up everything to save for a down payment. Simply cut back just a bit. Morning Coffee Starbucks$4.50 x […]

Down Payment Assistance Income Limits Increase

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BIG News- CalHFA just announced a huge change to their down payment assistance income limits. CalFHA offers down payment and closing cost assistance to first time homebuyers purchasing in California. The program is intended to help low and moderate income families which means that there are income limits that must be met. Up until the […]

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Fully Remodeled Single Story 🏠in Escondido

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