What Does the Fed’s Interest Rate Hike Mean to me?

What Does the Fed’s Interest Rate Hike Mean to me?

What Does the Fed’s Interest Rate Hike Mean to Me? What Does the Fed’s Interest Rate Hike Mean to Me? You hear about how the ‘markets” are affected by the the Fed’s actions, but what about us, the every day consumer?  When the Fed raises rates, all sorts of...
Twelve Days of Christmas

Twelve Days of Christmas

History of the Twelve Days of Christmas The History of the Twelve Days of Christmas Join us as we count down the 12 days of Christmas with a little historical information about this beloved song, and some whimsical data about what each day’s gift would cost in today’s...
Do I Need to Refinance My ARM before Christmas?

Do I Need to Refinance My ARM before Christmas?

Do I Need to Refinance My ARM before Christmas? If the Fed Raises Rates, it Might Be Time to Refinance. Unless there are major changes in data over the next week, it looks certain that Janet Yellen and the voting members of the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC)...
Conforming Mortgage Loan Amounts Increased in 2017

Conforming Mortgage Loan Amounts Increased in 2017

Conforming Loan Amounts Increased for 2017 Conforming Loan Limits Will Increase in 2017 The Federal Housing Financing Agency (FHFA) announced on November 23, 2016, that the maximum conforming loan limits for mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will...