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U.S. Homeowners Are Dropping In Numbers

U.S. Homeowners Are Dropping In Numbers

A report from the U.S. Census Bureau revealed a surprising truth: the rate of homeownership is at its lowest point in over twenty years. In fact, in Quarter 1 of 2015 just 63.8 percent of people owned their homes. This is a decrease from 64.8 percent in the first quarter of 2014. This rate is

Top 8 Things to Know about a Mortgage

By Barbara Pronin, RISMedia Columnist Deciding what kind of home loan is best for your needs is an integral part of the home buying process. But it’s not always easy, according to California mortgage broker Ken Go. Go notes the eight most important factors to compare when shopping for a mortgage: • Principal – The principal