ELECTION RESULTS IN VOLATILE MARKETS

In November, Americans went to the polls to exercise their right to vote for president—and global markets took notice. When Donald Trump was declared president elect, market reactions were wild, driving Stock prices higher while Mortgage Bonds—and the home loan … Continue reading

THE NIGHT BEFORE

THE NIGHT BEFORE

With schedules as busy as they’ve ever been, you probably have your morning habits down to a science. But with a little attention to your nighttime routine, you can set the tone for an even more productive following day. Here … Continue reading

SHOPPING FOR SECURITY SYSTEMS

SHOPPING FOR SECURITY SYSTEMS

Home security systems can offer peace of mind and protect your family and belongings from intruders. Today’s advanced systems offer a wide array of features to help keep your household safe whether you’re home or away. If you’re considering an … Continue reading

KEY HOUSING DATA RISES HEADING INTO FALL

KEY HOUSING DATA RISES HEADING INTO FALL

Existing home sales rose in September, with first-time buyers claiming a 34 percent share of home purchases, a high not seen in over four years. After two straight monthly declines, Existing Home Sales in September jumped 3.2 percent from August. … Continue reading

HOUSING’S HIGHS AND LOWS

HOUSING’S HIGHS AND LOWS

There was some mixed housing news in recent weeks, though the sector still remains a bright spot in a somewhat slowing economy. The Scoop on Housing Starts, Building Permits and Sales Fewer folks began excavation on new homes in August. … Continue reading