Category Archives: Mortgages

  • Obtaining a Mortgage During the Government Shutdown

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you are in the process of purchasing your home and are worried about the government shutdown, recent news from Freddie Mac may have you sleeping a little better. The announcement, effective October 8, 2013, allows lenders... 

  • Happy (September) New Year!

    BY Angela Morsa

    Happy New Year! Wait, it’s only September, so you are probably wondering what I’m talking about. September for me has always been about new beginnings. Back to school. The sunsets get more beautiful and the air... 

  • NAR Reports Most Agree Buying Your Home is a Good Idea

    BY Angela Morsa

    Was buying your home a good financial decision? According to a recent study by the National Association of Realtors® (NAR), most people living in the United States would answer that question affirmatively. The 2013 National... 

  • Mortgage Rates Drop -Time to Buy or Sell Your Home?

    BY Angela Morsa

    If you were worried about the effect current mortgage interest rates may have had on your home for sale, you may be feeling a little better this week. As of July 18th, 2013, the Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey(R)... 

  • Mortgage Rates and Your Home Options

    BY Angela Morsa

    Curious about how mortgage rate changes may affect your home buying experience? Higher rates may result in adjustments needing to be made on the amount of loan you qualify for, so be sure to discuss your individual situation... 

  • Your Home, Mortgage Interest Rates and Quantitative Easing

    BY Angela Morsa

    You’ve no doubt noticed the increase in mortgage interest rates in the last month – maybe that statistic has even caused you to wonder if NOW is the time to sell your home. Happily the real estate market continues... 

  • Will Creeping Mortgage Interest Rates in Montgomery County, PA Affect Your Home?

    BY Angela Morsa

    Despite that fact that mortgage interest rates in Montgomery County PA and the surrounding areas are slowly creeping higher, Freddie Mac reports that they are still low enough to allow high home-affordability for your home....