Update on Interest Rates and the Fed

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As expected, the Fed increased rates at their most recent meeting. They also indicated they will likely raise rates three additional times in 2018. Did the headline catch your eye but you are not sure what this is all about, I’ll fill you in. First, who is the Fed and what do they do? The […]

2018 Loan Limits

2018 Loan Limits for San Diego County

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Big news about the 2018 loan limits for San Diego County. And I do mean BIG On 11/28/2017, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) announced the new loan limits for 2018. And the increases are substantial Conforming loan limits for 2018 In 2017, for the first time since 2006, the conforming loan limit was increased […]

Markets In a Minute Nov 3 2017

Interest Rates, Stocks and home prices all moved in the same direction

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Interest Rates, Stocks and home prices all moved in the same direction The news about interest rates, stocks and home prices all had the same tone this past week. Markets in a Minute is a weekly series filling you in on The Economy, the Real Estate Market, Interest Rates and other housing news. The possible […]

San Diego Real Estate Market 2017 YTD Recap

San Diego Real Estate Market 2017 YTD Recap

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It’s 3 down and 1 to go – a recap of the San Diego Real Estate 2017 YTD With 3 quarters of the year now behind is (can you believe it?) now is a good time to look back at what the San Diego Real Estate Market has done so far. The Mortgage Minute is […]

Markets in a Minute for Oct 27 2017

Higher numbers for new home sales and interest rates

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October 27,2017 : Higher numbers for new home sales and interest rates.   Markets in a Minute is a weekly series filling you in on The Economy, the Real Estate Market, Interest Rates and other housing news. New home sales hit a 10 year record and interest rates moved this week. Find out more in […]

What is title insurance

What is title insurance?

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A policy of title insurance is the contract issued by a title insurance company that protects you and your lender against property loss or damage caused because of property title problems. What is covered by the title insurance? The policy agrees to reimburse you or hold you harmless when a monetary loss is caused by […]