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FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

National
Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.
MBA

Share of Mortgage Loans in Forbearance Slightly Decreases to 3.48 Percent

National
The Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Forbearance and Call Volume Survey revealed that the total number of loans now in forbearance decreased by 2 basis points from 3.50% of servicers' portfolio volume in the prior week to 3.48% as of July

How Lenders Determine Mortgage Rates

National
In the entire long-term cost of a house, the mortgage interest rates play a significant role. While borrowers want mortgages with the lowest interest rates, lenders must find a way to control their uncertainties, and this is through the interest rates they accredit. However, low-interest-rate mortgages are only available for borrowers with the most cosmic credit records
Mortgage Calculator in British Columbia

How to Use a Mortgage Calculator in British Columbia

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Before you can get a mortgage, you must show a great level of commitment. In British Columbia, the procedure can be quite tedious and may even be your biggest monetary commitment so far. That is why you need to calculate the mortgage you want

5 THINGS TO LOOK FOR WHEN INVESTING IN PROPERTY IN FRANCE

National
France is a dream destination for many reasons. From delicious food items, stunning beaches to museums and art galleries in the exquisite landscapes--- all of these make France a popular tourist destination.

Buying a Second Home – 4 Things to Consider

National
Thinking of buying a second home? You could use it as a vacation home or as an investment property. Everything to consider before making the purchase is discussed below.
MBA

Share of Mortgage Loans in Forbearance Decreases to 3.76 Percent

National
WASHINGTON, D.C. - RealEstateRama - The Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Forbearance and Call Volume Survey revealed that the total number of loans now in forbearance...
MBA

MBA RIHA Study Finds Older Homeowners and College-Educated Individuals Are More Likely to Leave...

National
Older college-educated homeowners are two times more likely to leave the workforce after a job loss than renters, according to a new research report released today by the Mortgage Bankers

Common Mistakes of First-Time Home Buyers and How to Avoid Them

National
First-time home buyers have a hard time figuring out how much to spend on their new home. They might look at a $250,000 home, wonder if they can afford a $300,000 home, and so on. With the basics, it's easy to decide how much you can afford, but there's more to buying a home than that. And like buying anything, there's an argument for going over budget, if you get a good deal, for a good reason.
Renting or Buying

Renting or Buying: What Fits Budget Best

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Find out the financial differences between buying and renting a place. What factors to keep in mind before purchasing or renting a house. How to best calculate rent or mortgage payments.

Techniques to improve your real estate website’s performance

National
We all know running a website isn't a walk in the park. It is a marathon run in the Amazon forest, figuratively speaking! A real estate website needs a lot of running around to ensure that the page loads easily and quickly. Any amount of delay can affect the conversion of your customers.

Tips to Getting a Mortgage for an Investment Property

National
You’ve probably heard that owning a rental property is a great way to invest your money and enjoy a steady stream of income. However, getting a mortgage for an investment property can be challenging, especially if you’re not able to put a lot of money down at the time of purchase. By consulting a mortgage broker Guelph homeowners can get advice on how to get a mortgage for a non-owner occupied residence.

Your Guide to MLO Online Courses in Utah

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Becoming a mortgage loan originator (MLO)—sometimes called a mortgage loan officer—enables you to help clients find the right mortgage and then assist them in completing the application process for their loan. While mortgage loan originators do not need a specific degree to become eligible for the position, they usually have training in finance and business, as well as working experience in mortgage companies or banks.

Tips for All Real Estate Buyers

National
If you are looking to buy a new home, or even if you're just researching your options, it's important to know the basics. This article will cover what you need to know about mortgages, down payments and more so that you can feel confident in your decision.
MBA

Commercial and Multifamily Mortgage Delinquencies Decline to Lowest Level Since the Onset of the...

National
Delinquency rates for mortgages backed by commercial and multifamily properties continue to decline, according to two reports released today by the Mortgage Bankers Association
MBA

Share of Mortgage Loans in Forbearance Decreases to 4.19 Percent

National
 The Mortgage Bankers Association's (MBA) latest Forbearance and Call Volume Survey revealed that the total number of loans now in forbearance decreased by 3 basis points from 4.22% of servicers' portfolio volume in the prior week

Reasons You Should Consult A Mortgage Broker Before Buying A Home

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Buying a home is one of the most exciting life events. It’s also an expensive endeavor that can be riddled with unexpected obstacles and challenges. Before you commit to buying, it’s wise to consult local mortgage advisors or a mortgage broker for advice on your financing options.
MBA

Mortgage Delinquencies Decrease in the First Quarter of 2021

National
The delinquency rate for mortgage loans on one-to-four-unit residential properties decreased to a seasonally adjusted rate of 6.38 percent of all loans outstanding at the end of the first quarter of 2021
NAR

Pending Home Sales Grow 1.9% in March

National
Pending home sales increased in March, snapping two consecutive months of declines, according to the National Association of Realtors®. All but one of the four major U.S. regions experienced month-over-month gains in March
Home in a Divorce

Deciding Who Gets the Home in a Divorce

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If you are considering going through with a divorce or are already in the middle of one, you more than likely feel overwhelmed with the multitude of decisions that need to be made. Finding a new place to live or deciding to stay in your marital home is one of the biggest decisions to make during a divorce

Business Real Estate Press Releases

FEMA

FEMA Offers Free Rebuilding Tips at Local Home Improvement Stores

Disaster survivors affected by the severe storms and floods from Tropical Storm Imelda, can visit local home improvement stores in Houston, Pasadena and Webster for rebuilding tips from mitigation experts.

Recent Gov & Nonprofit Real Estate Press Releases

AGC

NONRESIDENTIAL CONSTRUCTION SPENDING FALLS AGAIN IN JUNE, DRIVEN BY BIG DROP...

Construction Officials Call for Swift Passage of the Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill, Noting the Measure Will Help Offset Continued Declines in Nonresidential Construction Activity and Create Sector Jobs