Home equity increases by 8.1% year over year.
Once you find your dream house and your purchase offer is accepted, you need to get through one more step before you move in: mortgage closing.
Changing interest rates can make quite a difference for home buyers and sellers. For example, a 0.5% rise of the interest rate can result in a 5.8 decrease in house purchasing power.
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The 5 components of your credit report are: Payment history. Amounts owed. Length of credit history. Credit mix in use. New Credit.
Boston home prices are up 5.3% from last year. Despite limited supplies, rising prices, and higher mortgage rates, affordability is not a concern. The home price surge continues.
The VA loan program helps hundreds of thousands of deserving borrowers become homeowners each year. Those eligible for VA mortgage financing fall into two categories: wartime and peacetime service.
MassHousing loans just got even more affordable! For qualified borrowers, MassHousing now provides down payment assistance for up to 3% of the purchase price
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday lifted its key interest rate from 1.5 percent to 1.75 percent, the highest level since 2008.The Fed anticipates hiking rates three times in total in 2018. By year’s end, a...
Some have begun to look for the bubble that might burst into the next recession. But housing experts say that real estate is unlikely to be the culprit this time around. Historically, the stock market takes a...