Rates Blog

Interest Rates Rise, but More Loan Programs Are Coming to the Market

As interest rates continue to rise in the United States, reaching its highest point since 2014, potential homebuyers are really starting to worry about how the rest of 2018 is going to work out for them during the home buying process. With higher than average home prices, inflation worries, and an unstable market it is […]

Housing Affordability Getting Worse in 2018

With rising interest rates, inventory shortages, and high buyer demands housing affordability is looking pretty grim. I wish we could say that things will soon be better, but according to the National Association of REALTORS, mortgage rates will reach 4.5% by the second half of 2018 while housing markets across America are seeing surges in […]