Monthly Archives: November 2013

New Home Sales | Home Builders And Remodelers Can Take Leads Thru The Sales Process Using New Tech Tools

Minneapolis, MN (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Home builders and home remodelers absolutely must embrace the latest technology in their marketing systems to stay ahead of their local competition.That’s why Rick Storlie, CEO of New Home Sales Coach, has just released the second video in his new training series titled “The 5 Must Have Tech Tools for Home Builders and Home Remodelers.” “The entire focus    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Remortgage Or Secured Loan ” Which One Is Best For You?

Many people these days may be looking to get a better deal on their mortgage, with many lenders having hiked up their mortgage interest rates. You may be one of those people that are coming to the end of a cheap fixed rate mortgage deal, and this may be your reason for finding a new mortgage that offers affordability. A remortgage is a good choice for those that want to switch their mortgage to a    .. more …

New Home Sales | Home Sales Fall Could Be Temporary

Sales of new homes have fallen, after reaching their highest level in two years in September, a survey shows.New home sales fell by 3.8 per cent in October, seasonally adjusted, following a 6.4 per cent rise the previous month, the Housing Industry Association (HIA) said on Thursday.But, HIA chief economist Harley Dale says, the fall is nothing to worry about.”We shouldn’t make too much of one    .. more …

Existing Home Sales | Existing Home Sales Tumble

REUTERS/Jessica Rinaldi Existing home sales fell 3.2% month-over-month in October to an annualized pace of 5.12 million units. This was worse than expectations for a 2.9% month-over-month to an annualized pace of 5.14 million units.This was the second straight monthly decline. September’s number was left unchanged to show a 1.9% MoM fall to 5.29 million units the previous month.”The erosion in    .. more …

New York Foreclosures | Benefits Of Investing In Minneapolis Foreclosed Homes

There are several other benefits of investing in Minneapolis foreclosed homes. Minneapolis with the nicknames of ‘ Mill City’ and ‘ City of Lakes’ is the seat of Hennepin County and the biggest city in the state of Minnesota. It lies on both banks of the Mississippi River and together with adjoining Saint Paul is called as the Twin City which is the 16th largest metro area in the U.S.The city is    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Assumable Mortgages Can Be A Home Buyer’s Best Friend

You may have heard of an intriguing strategy that lets a homebuyer take over not just a home but the seller’s mortgage, too. Taking over someone else’s home loan is called “assuming” the mortgage.You don’t see many buyers assuming mortgages these days. But that could change. As mortgage interest rates rise ” and they’re expected to ” assuming a seller’s low-rate mortgage could be a great    .. more …

Existing Home Sales | Inside Lending – Mortgage News For The Week Of Aug 28, 2006 …

Week of August 28, 2006 “CALM CONTINUETH NOT LONG WITHOUT A STORM”…And these wise words dating back to 1576 sure still hold true today. Bond prices and home loanrates have been absolutely flat for the past seven trading days. Traders have not had much in the way of economic news to chew on lately, and seasonably lower volume has added to the sluggish market activity. But this quiet period could    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | U.S. Housing Permits Breach 1 Million Mark, Home Prices Surge

By Lucia MutikaniWASHINGTON (Reuters) – Permits for future U.S. home construction rose to their highest in nearly 5-1/2 years in October and prices for single-family homes notched big gains in September, suggesting a run-up in mortgage interest rates has not derailed the housing recovery.The data releases on Tuesday were the latest signs of strength in the economy, despite headwinds from last    .. more …

Existing Home Sales | Why Existing Home Sales Drop As Affordability Declines

Restricted supply has been the theme of the U.S. housing market over the past year At the end of October, there were 2.13 million existing homes for sale, representing a 5.0-month supply. As professional investors have become major players in the real estate market, we’re seeing bidding wars for properties in the hardest-hit markets, like Phoenix, and even strong markets, like Washington, DC. For    .. more …

New York Foreclosures | Understanding How Robo-signing Led To The Foreclosure Freeze

The assertions against these finance institutions were that they skirted the judicial process in states that required a judicial review of foreclosures. This means that creditors and their legal representatives had to certify that the records presented were correct and had been verified before being sent through the legal system for foreclosure. It was discovered that instead of actually reading    .. more …