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Why Is There So Much Paperwork to Sign to Get a Mortgage?




Why Is There So Much Paperwork to Sign to Get a Mortgage? | Keeping Current Matters

We are often asked why there is so much paperwork mandated by the bank for a mortgage loan application when buying a home today. It seems that the bank needs to know everything about us and requires three separate sources to validate each and every entry on the application form.

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Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap!




Don’t Get Caught in the Rental Trap! | Keeping Current Matters

There are many benefits to homeownership. One of the top ones is being able to protect yourself from rising rents and lock in your housing cost for the life of your mortgage.

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How Supply & Demand Impacts the Real Estate Market [INFOGRAPHIC]




How Supply & Demand Impacts the Real Estate Market [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

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How Scary is the Housing Affordability Index?




How Scary is the Housing Affordability Index? | Keeping Current Matters

Some industry pundits are saying that the housing market may be heading for a slowdown. One of the data points they use is the falling numbers of the Housing Affordability Index, as reported by the National Association of Realtors (NAR).

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Housing Market Slowing Down? Don’t Tell Builders!




Housing Market Slowing Down? Don’t Tell Builders!

Many experts have been calling upon home builders to ramp up construction to help with the lack of existing inventory for sale. For the past two months, new home sales have surged, with July’s total coming in at the highest since October 2007.

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