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Miami Home Loan Finds Good News & Bad News for Homebuyers

Miami Home loan, and Element Funding, direct lender, found there has been some good news and bad news in the past month if you are a potential homebuyer or looking to refinance your current home. The bad news is that … Continue reading

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CPI Rises and Could Increase a Miami Home Loan Rate

As we mentioned yesterday, Miami Home Loan rates could be on the rise.  The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose .2% in January from December, falling just below expectations. However, the Core CPI (as shown in this chart) also increased .2%, … Continue reading

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Miami Home Loan Rates Could be Increasing!

A Miami Home Loan rate could be on the increase.     The Labor Department reported today that the Producer Price Index (PPI) increased .1% in January from December. However, Core PPI (minus the cost of food and energy) rose .4% … Continue reading

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Miami Home Loan Improves, Prices Remain Stable

Miami home loans in August continue to improve, while pricing remained stable.  The market for rentals in increasing, so, if you are looking to buy a rental unit, this is a good time.  The Miami home loan rates are still very … Continue reading

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Miami Home Loan Rates Remain Low

Miami Home Loan Rates for a 30 yr fixed FHA program are curently between 4.00% and 4.375%.  A 1-year chart shows Bonds are unable to break above key resistance created nearly one year ago. Rates can’t improve further unless or … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Remain Low As Debt Ceiling Debate Continues

 In this issue: Last Week in Review: The debt ceiling debate raged on – plus a double dose of inflation news.Forecast for the Week: Mortgage Rates Hold Steady.   Call your Loan Officer for an update!  Earnings season and the debt ceiling … Continue reading

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Economy is Improving: So Are Rates!

“WHAT GOES UP… MUST COME DOWN? Hom Loan Rates Still Are Low” Gas prices have dropped at the pump lately, but the markets are more focused on movement in the rest of the economy. Here’s a look at where some … Continue reading

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Miami Home Loan Activity Continues to Increase

Miami Home Loan Activity continues to increase.  In the markets I serve, inquiry activity remains constant.  Although there are still delays in getting short sales approved, progress continues.  New 1st time homebuyers continue to enjoy low rates and great service … Continue reading

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S&P/Case-Shiller Report Shows Housing Prices Continue to Decline

Although home loan rates fell slightly this month, so, did home prices.  House prices fell 1.1% in February following a 1.1% decline in January, according to the Standard & Poor’s/Case-Shiller 20-city house price index.  Actually, this is a slight drop, … Continue reading

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Home Loan Rates Are Increasing!

Home loan rates, continue rising. With the US already facing tough decisions over its national debt, the credit rating firm Standard and Poor’s last week cut its credit outlook on the US from stable to negative. Standard & Poor’s also … Continue reading

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