Friday’s Food for Thought

In today’s market you need to Be Prepared! According to an article on the website,¬†houses in the greater Seattle area are in high demand and short supply.¬† There is an influx of buyers and investors from China as well as a strengthening job market that is creating a short supply on houses for sale […]

Experts Predict 2014 Housing Market

Very interesting article on the 2014 Housing Market ; Clink on the link below to read more;

  NEW YORK (CNNMoney) The average weekly rate for a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage jumped to a two-year high, Freddie Mac said on Thursday. The rate is now 4.58%, up from 4.4% the prior week. That is the highest level for the 30-year in more than two years, since it hit 4.6% on July 7, 2011, […]

Fridays Food For Thought….

Tips for buying a house The top 10 things you need to know when buying a home. 1.Dont buy if you cant stay put. If you can’t commit to remaining in one place for at least a few years, then owning is probably not for you, at least not yet. With the transaction costs of […]

Fridays’ Food for Thought…

How to prepare for rising interest rates (Money Magazine) After years of decline to rock-bottom levels, interest rates are on the rise. The average rate for a 30-year mortgage was recently 4.35%, more than a point above the 2012 low of 3.3%. Whether you’re buying, selling or refinancing a home, here’s how to navigate the […]