Archives

Why the Housing Market Is a Powerful Economic Driver

With businesses starting to slowly open back up again in some parts of the country, it’s important to understand how housing can have a major impact on the recovery of the U.S. economy. As we’ve mentioned before, buying a home is a driving financial force in this process. Today, many ...

Continue Reading

Buying a Home Right Now: Easy? No. Smart? Yes.

Through all the volatility in the economy right now, some have put their search for a home on hold, yet others have not. According to ShowingTime, the real estate industry’s leading showing management technology provider, buyers have started to reappear over the last several weeks. In the latest report, they ...

Continue Reading

No Lump Sum Repayment Required For GSE Loans In Forbearance

The Federal Housing Finance Agency is doubling down on its message that borrowers in forbearance have other repayment options and are not required to repay their loans in forbearance in one lump sum payment, for Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae-backed mortgages. This is yet another notice as Freddie Mac’s March ...

Continue Reading

Fla. Real Estate Market Keeps Moving – Just a Bit Slower By David Furones

By David Furones In recessions, pandemics and booms, the real estate market adjusts, and since a home is often an emotional purchase, some think stay-at-home rules will only boost demand. MIAMI – Jonathan Tripp sat outside of a title agency in his truck as he gave his signed documents to ...

Continue Reading