New Year – New Limits The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) publishes annual conforming loan limits that apply to all conventional mortgages delivered to Fannie Mae, including general loan limits and the high-cost area loan limits. High-cost area loan limits vary by geographic location. In Colorado, especially within the front range due to our rising […]
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Baby It’s Cold Outside! In a strong real estate market such as Denver’s, we are seeing a continuation of homes selling into the Fall and speculate that it will take us right through into Winter. Actually, sellers find it advantageous to list or continue to list their property for sale because of less competition. The […]
Before You Freeze Your Credit. The most recent Equifax security breach certainly exposed millions of informational profiles that may potentially cause some credit issues for consumers. While there are many programs being put into place to help mitigate the potential exposure, there is a common one that most credit concerned consumers are being asked to […]
The Front Range is Front Choice. Moving is often one of the most dreaded and stressful times in a life. Unless of course it’s a new dream home. But what about a business moving? Corporations, companies and businesses seem to all be on the move in the US over the past ten years. One of […]
Where to Look. How to Factor a Decision. Where does one begin when looking for a neighborhood to fit their family? There are many things to consider when choosing an area for your new home. Not only is the family aspect first and foremost important, but so can other economic considerations in making the final […]
How do you be at the right place all the time? It seems that is what’s necessary to score a home in Denver these days.
Reverse mortgages are again being talked about around the retirement tables. Reverse mortgages are certainly not new, but the rules and conditions for use are striking the right chords with some baby boomer retirees.
When we fly, we expect and trust that a pilot and his/her team performs a pre-flight check before taking to open airspace. It gives passengers a sense of security to know that the professionals are doing everything necessary to ensure a safe journey.
How many times in life have we heard this? “Don’t change a thing!” All to many we suppose, but with good reason more than likely.
Whether you’re looking for a new home or need to do some considerable remodeling, you’re probably going to need a loan.
Home prices have been on a steady climb from the depths of the housing crash, leaving many wondering if it is still a good time to invest in the residential real estate market.
Buying rental properties is a great way to invest your money, but qualifying for a loan on an investment property is not always easy. Qualifying for a loan on an investment property is much more difficult than qualifying for a loan on an owner occupied home and will cost you more money. Many banks consider […]
When Fed Rates Move Up. What are the options in home lending? As with any transition in leadership, such as our country’s upcoming change in January 2017, markets will react. In the case of mortgage lending it depends highly on what the Federal Funds Rate does to the power of money and interest rate adjustments. […]
Rising Home Values It wasn’t too long ago that we faced the great recession in America. The banking and lending industry had reached the brink and the housing market came tumbling down. For many parts of the country, it was a long and arduous climb back out. Some parts of the country still feel the […]