Category: Mortgage Rates

    • Fair Skies on Horizon

      Buyers who have been concerned about what might happen to the tax laws affecting home ownership should feel more comfortable about moving forward with their decision to purchase. The 2017…

      Written by Mike Parker
    • Historical Perspective

      In 1968, mortgage rates were 8.5%. The next year, rates went down to 7%. Homeowners could buy a 15-20% larger home for the same payments if they could find someone…

      Written by Mike Parker
    • Not Available for All Buyers

      Lenders regularly publish mortgage rates but they may not be available for all buyers. Imagine that the mortgage payment based on an advertised rate influenced a buyer to make an…

      Written by Mike Parker