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Top 10 Cities with ‘Elastic’ Supply
Posted Friday September 9, 2016 in Real Estate

Prices and demand for homes are rising. However, according to real estate listing website Trulia, builders are providing fewer new housing units as prices rise than they have in the past. Long-run “elasticity” — a measure of the gap between growth in home prices and housing supply — was at 0.17 during the first quarter […]

CEO Bill Dallas’ Take on Repaying Your Mortgage Early
Posted Thursday August 18, 2016 in News

Not only is our very own Bill Dallas an entrepreneur, a CEO, and a writer, he’s also a thought leader in the mortgage industry. It’s no wonder that he’s so well respected, having more than 30 years of experience and having founded numerous successful companies. For years, Bill Dallas has been the “go to” guy […]

CEO and Thought Leader Bill Dallas’ Thoughts on Brexit
Posted Thursday August 4, 2016 in News

Our very own CEO, Bill Dallas, has a pretty impressive resume having founded more than half a dozen successful companies. In fact, he founded his first company just a few years out of college! Bill has been considered a mortgage thought leader for years, and now, not only is he a titan of the industry, […]

Interest Rates Are the Lowest They’ve Ever Been!
Posted Tuesday August 2, 2016 in Mortgage

You’ve probably heard the words “lowest rates” often in the last few years, but as of yesterday, interest rates fell to the lowest they’ve ever been! Since the United Kingdom voted to leave the EU, interest rates in the U.S. have been dropping, and as of August 1st, they’ve fallen lower than ever before. This […]

3 Pros and 3 Cons of Refinancing
Posted Monday July 18, 2016 in Mortgage

When it comes to making major decisions there are generally some pros and cons to consider. Today I’m addressing 3 reasons why refinancing your home loan would be a good idea and 3 reasons why it might not be right for you. Despite interest rates continuing to be low, the Mortgage Bankers Association recently conducted […]

Refinance for USDA Mortgage Loan Cheaper, Faster
Posted Thursday June 30, 2016 in Mortgage

A recent announcement from the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) will soon make refinancing a USDA mortgage much faster and less expensive. USDA Rural Housing Service Administrator Tony Hernandez made the announcement saying, “Helping homeowners refinance their homes to reduce their monthly payments and take advantage of low interest rates will bring increased capital […]