mortgage rates

ARMs offer tempting mortgage savings, but there’s a risk

A new study from Redfin shows that homebuyers could save an average of $260 per month if they purchase a…

1 month ago

Higher rates may prompt homeowners to stay put, but how will that impact inventory?

Approximately half of American homeowners who currently have a mortgage enjoy a rate of less than 4%. Given that interest…

2 months ago

As mortgage rates rise, more buyers are being priced out

Rapidly rising mortgage rates may help to reduce housing demand this spring, as the worsening affordability causes more buyers to…

2 months ago

Ask Brian: How Do We Find the Best Mortgage Rate as First-Time Buyers?

Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing,…

3 months ago

As interest rates rise, adjustable-rate mortgages may appeal to more buyers

Although adjustable-rate mortgages are known to be riskier than their fixed-rate counterparts, some home buyers may want to consider them…

3 months ago

Mortgage rates rise again, sending borrowing costs up

Mortgage rates have risen again for the fourth successive week, and have now jumped more than 90 basis points in…

3 months ago

Higher Interest Rates Are Coming Soon!

For homebuyers across the country, it feels like a never-ending uphill battle. Tight inventory, multiple offers on ‘fixer’ properties, and…

4 months ago

Consider APR when shopping for a mortgage, experts say

Mortgage rates at their current record lows offer some serious savings for both home buyers and people looking to refinance.…

1 year ago

Mortgage rates fall again but credit availability gets tighter

Mortgage rates are at an all-time low, but that’s just too bad for the thousands of potential home buyers who’re…

2 years ago

Economists blame low mortgage rates for rising home prices

Home prices have risen by double-digits in recent months, and that’s all the more bewildering during an economic crisis like…

2 years ago