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Entries from October 28th, 2008

Tips for Struggling Homeowners

October 28th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

If you are struggling to pay your mortgage you may want to call the bank who handles your mortgage to see if you can get an interest rate reduction, refinance to lower the payment, etc.  Some banks are really open to working with struggling homeowners who want to keep their home, but having trouble paying […]

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What the heck is happening?

October 14th, 2008 · No Comments · Uncategorized

All I can say is “Wow!”.  The Fed Funds target rate is down .5 to 1.5%.  The Prime Rate is down .5 to 4.5%, and consumer interest rates today were up for the most part. Price points are key for buying a home in this market.  I am still seeing multiple offers on homes under $300,000 […]

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