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Federal Reserve Increases Interest Rates for Third Time in 2017

The Federal Reserve has increased interest rates for the third time this year, a move that shows growing confidence in the state of the...

Homes with PACE Loans will No Longer Get FHA Financing

In a very short time, the Federal Housing Administration, or “FHA,” will stop insuring new mortgages that are issued to homes with PACE and...

Understanding Fannie Mae’s Property Inspection Waiver

Inspections and appraisals are important parts of the real estate process. In many cases, they are simply taken for granted; if you’re going to...

Stop Paying Rent: The Benefits (and Risks) of Buying a Home for Your College Student

College is expensive. According to data from College Board, a non-profit college information resource, the average cost of attending a public four-year institution is...

2018 Tax Reform: What Does it Mean to Homeowners?

It’s everyone’s favorite topic! Taxes...with a sprinkling of politics, just to keep you interested! Okay, it may not be exciting, and at times it can...

The Connection Between HELOCs and San Diego Home Prices

Home prices in the San Diego market are increasing, and it will affect many different elements of local real estate. From sales times to...

Jumbo Loans After a Foreclosure? How to Make it a Reality

Getting a conventional loan after a foreclosure can be extremely difficult. Getting a jumbo loan, which involves significantly more money, may seem impossible. However,...

FHFA Raises Maximum Loan Limits for 2018

Home prices are on the rise and the federal government is responding. In a press release issued on Nov. 28, 2017, the Federal Housing...

Construction Loans: Your Gateway to Development

Construction is a costly business with extremely high investments and razor-thin profit margins. According to an article from Sapling, a financial-information website, the average...

How to Find Affordable Financing for Your Investment Properties

Owning real estate property is perhaps the most stable and reliable investments you can make. Property has a long history of consistent growth, but...