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Is This the Year to Move Up to Your Dream Home? If So, Do it Early




Is This the Year to Move Up to Your Dream Home? If So, Do it Early | Keeping Current Matters

It appears that Americans are regaining faith in the U.S. economy. The following indexes have each shown a dramatic jump in consumer confidence in their latest surveys…

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The Fed Raised Rates: What Does that Mean for Housing?




The Fed Raised Rates: What Does that Mean for Housing? | Keeping Current Matters

You may have heard that the Federal Reserve raised rates last week… But what does that mean if you are looking to buy a home in the near future?

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The Impact Your Interest Rate Has on Your Buying Power [INFOGRAPHIC]




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Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices?




Will Increasing Mortgage Rates Impact Home Prices? | Keeping Current Matters

There are some who are calling for a decrease in home prices should mortgage interest rates begin to rise rapidly. Intuitively, this makes sense as the cost of a home is determined by the price of the home, plus the cost of financing that home.

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Mortgage Interest Rates Just Went Up… Should I Wait to Buy?




Mortgage Interest Rates Just Went Up… Should I Wait to Buy? | Keeping Current Matters

Mortgage interest rates, as reported by Freddie Mac, have increased over the last several weeks. Along with Freddie MacFannie Mae, the Mortgage Bankers Association and the National Association of Realtors are all calling for mortgage rates to continue to rise over the next four quarters.

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