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Common Housing Styles In The United States

Common Housing Styles In The United States

Single-family homes are the prominent housing style in the United States, but not for long! As you would probably expect, single-family homes are still the most popular housing type in the majority of the country’s most populous cities. According to The Washington Post’s 2014 American Community Survey, 25 of the 40 most populous cities in

College Graduates: Tips For Buying a Home

Tips College Graduates Buying a Home

Home Buying Tips For College Grads When you graduate from college, the whole world opens up to you. Equipped with your degree and all of the knowledge you take away from your education, you are ready to embark into the exciting, unknown realm of adulthood. With it comes adult opportunities like the chance to get

Federal Rates Stay Low, Keeping Mortgage Rates Down

Mortgage Rates Danville CA

Federal Rates Impact Mortgage Rates, Stay Consistent For Now The benchmark federal funds rate—determined by the Federal Reserve—impacts the lives of every American. This rate is used to determine how much borrowed money will cost to the consumer; in other words, how much you can expect to pay when you take out a loan. In

Mortgage Rates Continue To Fall

Mortgage Rates Continue To Fall

Freddie Mac’s March 26th report on the national averages for mortgage rates brought welcome news for those hoping to buy a home in the coming weeks. For the second week in a row, mortgage rates dropped. This kept the rates on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage under 4 percent, and dropped the rates for a 15-year fixed-rate