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[07/21/17] Week Recap: Ellie Mae reported its June Origination Insight Report this week revealing that the percentage of purchase home loans relative to refinances remained steady at 68% of all closed loans. The national average price for a regular gallon of gas is at $2.28, but could push higher towards the end of the summer. The major Stock indexes are lower to end the week but remain near all-time high levels fueled in part by technology stocks.
[06/09/17] Week recap: Mortgage rates continued to edge lower this week as Bond prices rose and yields declined. Americans filing for first time unemployment benefits fell in the latest week and remain near multi-decade lows as the sector continues to gain strength. CoreLogic reported on Thursday that due to rising home prices, 91,000 residential properties regained equity in the first quarter of 2017.
[05/19/17] This week's market recap: The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) reports that single-family existing home sales are expected to rise to a decade high in 2017, fueled by a strong labor market and improving household confidence. Ellie Mae reported on Friday that closing times for mortgage loans fell in April for the third consecutive month. Heading into Memorial Day weekend, the national average price for a regular gallon of gasoline fell to $2.34 this week from $2.40 a month ago, though up from $2.26 a year ago.
New Home Sales in March hit their highest level in nearly a year. http://bit.ly/2owANm5
mortgagemarketguide.com The Commerce Department reported on Tuesday that New Home Sales in March hit their highest level in nearly a year, up 5.8 percent from February to an annual rate of 621,000 versus the 590,000 expected. Sales were up nearly 16 percent from a year ago. The median sales price rose 7.5 percent from Febr
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Fed raises rates at March meeting. http://cnb.cx/2mTAe3c
cnbc.com The markets widely expected the Fed would raise its benchmark interest rate a quarter point.
Borrowers rush to beat rising rates, pushing mortgage volume 3.3% higher. http://cnb.cx/2m7Dvcg
cnbc.com Homebuyers are also increasingly choosing adjustable-rate mortgages, hoping to save a few more dollars on the monthly payment.
Buy first or sell first? We break down the pros and cons for you. https://www.weichert.com/…/resource/buy-first-or-sell-first/
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Weichert News: Congratulations to Jim Weichert who was named in the top 20 of the 2017 Swanepoel Power 200! http://bit.ly/2kBEune
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Mortgage applications increase despite jump in rates. #mortgage #WeichertFinancial http://cnb.cx/2k14h5P
cnbc.com Mortgage rates moved solidly higher last week, but lenders saw no letup in loan demand.
FHA to reduce annual mortgage insurance premiums #MIP #FHA #WeichertFinancial http://cnb.cx/2iGmvs4
cnbc.com The FHA is reducing its annual mortgage insurance premium by 25 basis points.
The U.S. housing market is expected to grow in 2017 despite small increases in interest rates, experts say. #Weichert #mortgage #rates http://on.wsj.com/2ibi5Jv
wsj.com The U.S. housing market is expected to grow in 2017 despite small increases in interest rates, experts say.
Fed raises rates for the first time in 2016. Now is a good time to buy or refinance before they climb higher! #WeichertFinancial #GSM #mortgage #rates http://cnnmon.ie/2hoJkTo
money.cnn.com The Federal Reserve raised its key interest rate by 0.25% Wednesday to signify that the U.S. economy had improved this year.
Great News - Fannie and Freddie have increased their maximum loan amounts for 2017! http://bit.ly/2gZQUUW #loans #WeichertFinancial
housingwire.com The Federal Housing Administration announced plans on Thursday to increase loan limits in 2017. Compared to last year, the number of counties set to increase is skyrocketing. Click the headline to find out where the changes are.
[10/17/16] A special little thanks to all of the bosses out there... #thankyou #nationalbossday #boss #weichert #bossday
In case of a fire, keep your furry friends safe with these tips. #ASPCA #firesafety #weichert #petcare #prepareandprevent #tips http://bit.ly/2dVgKYL
aspca.org Emergencies come in many forms, and they may require anything from a brief absence from your home to permanent evacuation. Each type of disaster requires different measures to keep your pets safe, so the best thing you can do for yourself and your pets is to be prepared.
#Firesafety: Escape plans aren’t just for houses. Do you have one for your condo or apartment? #weichert #escape101 #USFA http://bit.ly/2dVk8CI
Winter is coming: read these #travelers safety tips about space heaters #staysafe #tip #fireprevention #weichert http://travl.rs/2dVeEI8
travelers.com Help prevent fires, carbon monoxide build up and other risks by following these space heater safety tips. Learn more about space heater safety from Travelers.
Do you have an escape plan? Always have two ways out! http://bit.ly/2dVcRTG #getlowandgo #escpae #firesafety #weichert #WFS #staysafe
Plan and practice home fire drills at least twice a year. Make sure you know two ways out of each room. More fire safety information at http://www.usfa.fema....
Keep your home safe by following this checklist http://bit.ly/2dV9r35 #checklist #USFA #Firesafety #Weichert #prepare #WFS
Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years http://bit.ly/2dV3m6N #weichert #USFA #Firesafety #firealarm #WFS
Check out these festive tips to get your front porch ready for fall. http://on.today.com/2dyyV1W #weichert #fall #festive #decorate
today.com Get your front porch ready for fall with these fun DIY projects and ideas from HGTV magazine.
Get your home ready for fall with these tips- http://bit.ly/2doqOF7 #lifehack #WFS #fall #homesweethome
lifehack.org As the summer comes to a close, we have to start thinking about the colder seasons. Royale Scuderi has assembled 30 smart tips to get your home ready for Fall.
“The day the power of love overrules the love of power, the world will know peace.” - Mahatma Gandhi http://bit.ly/2djUGGW #peaceday #peace #weichert
un.org Each year the International Day of Peace is observed around the world on 21 September. The General Assembly has declared this as a day devoted to strengthening the ideals of peace, both within and among all nations and peoples.
Are you a first-time homebuyer with student debt? Read this! http://bit.ly/2d2WTqb #firsttimebuyer #homesweethome #wfs #WEICHERT #student
themortgagereports.com First-time home buyers often carry student loans, which can make saving for a down payment difficult. There are lots of "first-time" loan programs to help.
Could you live with this modern kitchen? #modern #kitchen #homesweethome #weichert #WFS http://bit.ly/2c4stRk
dornob.com The trend in modern kitchen design for the last decade or so has leaned toward a clean minimalist aesthetic, aiming to hide as much clutter as possible from view. Nearly all cookware, tableware and even appliances are rendered virtually invisible with the use of floor-to-ceiling cabinets, camouf ...
Why do we observe Labor Day? http://bit.ly/2cewTaV #laborday #Weichert #history #WFS
dol.gov Labor Day: What it Means Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-b...
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