Markets In a Minute Update

Good News For Rates

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Markets In A Minute for week ending March 8, 2019: Good news for rates This week on The Markets In a Minute: Good news for rates. Prefer video to reading? The click now! Wholesale prices barely rose in February, after falling for 3 straight months. This is a sign there is little inflation pressure in […]

Markets In a Minute Update

Is Homeownership Still The American Dream?

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Markets In A Minute for week ending March 8, 2019: Is Homeownership still the American Dream? This week on The Markets In a Minute: Is Homeownership still the American Dream? How did home sales do? Prefer video to reading? The click now! A U.S./China trade deal may be close, after months of trade disputes. If […]

Markets In a Minute Update

Fed hints about interest rate hikes

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Markets In A Minute for week ending Feb 22, 2019: Fed hints about interest rate hikes This week on The Markets In a Minute: Fed hints about interest rate hikes, personal loan lending hits all-time highs.. and more Prefer video to reading? The click now! The unsecured personal loan market hit an all-time high last […]

What is a jumbo loan?

What is a jumbo loan?

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Have you ever wondered, “what is a jumbo loan?” Well, I have the answer for you. A jumbo loan is a loan that exceeds the conforming loan limit. “Great, ” You say, “but what does that mean? How much is that?” For 2019, the conforming loan limit for a one unit property in any county […]

Unemployment goes up, retail sales go down

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Markets In A Minute for week ending Feb 15, 2019: Unemployment goes up, retail sales down This week on The Markets In a Minute: Unemployment goes up, retail sales go down, home price reports Prefer video to reading? The click now! Producer prices fell for a 2nd straight month in January, leading to the smallest […]

2019 Loan Limits Southern California

2019 Loan Limits for Southern California

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The 2019 Loan Limits for Southern California are now in effect. Conventional, FHA and VA loans all now new higher conforming and high balance loan limits for 2019. Let’s start by looking at the 2019 Loan Limits for conforming loans These limits apply to all conventional and FHA loans in all counties throughout the U.S. […]