Main Content


Joni’s Blog

Fixed Mortgage Rates Continue Down

Freddie Mac released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), reflecting that weaker housing data is putting downward pressure on average fixed mortgage rates. Details at

Read more

2013 Existing Home Sales Strongest in 7 Years

From CNBC Realty Check: "U.S. home resales rose slightly in December after three monthly falls in a row, as record low mortgage interest rates and pent-up demand continue to sustain a recovery in the market. The National Association of Real...

Read more

Latest Housing Starts Data – NAR Chief Economist

National Association of Realtors Chief Economist Lawrence Yun issued the latest housing report on the NAR Economist's Blog. Here are 3 key points from that report. "New home construction reached the 3rd highest level in the past 66 months. H...

Read more

5 Things To Watch In Housing In 2014

WSJ Developments Blog: “For housing, it was a tale of two halves in 2013. During the first half, unusually low supplies of homes and low rates spurred bidding wars, pushing prices up sharply. During the second half, the frenzy cooled amid a s...

Read more