BLOWING BUBBLES

BLOWING BUBBLES As the phrase “housing bubble” is thrown around, folks start to compare the present pricing boom to the tech-stocks of the 1990s stock market. Homeowners are trying to determine if the real estate market is peaking, and how they can take advantage. A word of caution: it’s practically impossible to “time” this market.…

KNOW THE SCORE

KNOW THE SCORE! You hear it everywhere: exotic loans, FICO scores, default risks, rising interest rates. Sounds like a lot of gloom and doom, doesn’t it? While lenders are generating hot and heavy business, the truth that it’s still an excellent time to purchase a home. It’s also time to educate yourself about the economics…