Major changes to fha loans

HUGE change to FHA refinances

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There is a HUGE change to FHA refinances coming this September 1st HUD released a statement on August 1st, 2019 detailing a huge change to FHA refinances effective with case numbers issued on or after September 1,2019. Up until now, FHA refinances have allowed homeowners to cash out up to 85% of their home’s value.  […]

Markets In a Minute Update

Home Prices continue to rise

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Markets In A Minute for week ending May 31, 2019: Home prices continue to rise This week on The Markets In a Minute: Home prices continue to rise Prefer video to reading? The click now! Economic growth in Q1 accelerated, but momentum is slowing. Inflation pressures were much weaker than initially thought, supporting lower rates.. […]

Markets In a Minute Update

Lots of good news in the new home market

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Markets In A Minute for week ending May 17, 2019: Lots of good news in the new home market This week on The Markets In a Minute: Home builders see a bright future Prefer video to reading? The click now! Trade tensions with China increased this week, causing stocks to fall and bonds to improve. […]

Markets In a Minute Update

Guess what 3 things helped interest rates this week

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Markets In A Minute for week ending May 10, 2019: Guess what 3 things helped interest rates this week This week on The Markets In a Minute: Three things helped interest rates this week, remodeling labor shortage and more Prefer video to reading? The click now! Tweets by President Trump reignited investor concerns over the […]

Markets In a Minute Update

Good feelings about the housing market

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Markets In A Minute for week ending April 12, 2019: Good feelings about the housing market This week on The Markets In a Minute: Good feelings about the housing market, more jobs, and more Prefer video to reading? The click now! The consumer price index rose less than forecast in March. A key measure of […]

Markets In a Minute Update

What’s up with the rate bounce?

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Markets In A Minute for week ending April 5, 2019: What’s up with the rate bounce? This week on The Markets In a Minute: Rates bounce, sales drop and homes sell fast. Prefer video to reading? The click now! Signaling a possible slowdown in the economy, retail sales dropped 0.2% in February. Slower economic activity […]