Appraisers no longer required for some transactions

Experts in the field agree that if the two government lending entities have a good basic inventory of information...

Rates remain flat as US-China trade war is put on hold

These are the three things that have the greatest ability to impact mortgage rates this week. 1) Geopolitical, 2) Fed and 3) Oil

Furry friends drive millennials to buy homes

“It’s a dog’s life” may be truer than ever before, driving millennials to look all-important dog-friendly amenities when buying their first home.

Use due diligence when hiring a contractor

In an industry with an inconsistent reputation for reliability, it’s best to hedge your bets by being informed before jumping in with both feet.

Housing, Rates and Industrial Production

The April MOM reading improved by 0.7% vs est of 0.6%. More importantly, March was revised upward from 0.5% to 0.7%.