Steven Thall-The Federal Savings Bank

Steven Thall-The Federal Savings Bank

Residential & Commercial Lending

[01/27/17]   Contact me today to learn more about our Portfolio products. My latest project utilizing our Portfolio Lending is a Purchase of a Commercial Condo including construction costs for a Stand.Up MRI Center.

Commercial to Residential Conversions etc.

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Steven Thall-The Federal Savings Bank


The Federal Savings Bank

We are always looking for more ways to improve the services that we offer our customers which is why we have partnered with CondoGrade. CondoGrade is a local Chicago company that helps improve the condo buying experience by providing prospective buyers and sellers with information about condo associations. As a highlight of our new partnership TFSB customers will receive 25% off all reports when they use the promo code: TFSB. For more information visit CondoGrade: 05/23/2016

The Presidential Election and Its Impact on Housing Every four years people question what effect the Presidential election might have on the national housing market. Let’s take a look at what is currently taking place. The New York Times ran an article earlier this week where they explained: “A growing body of research shows that during presidential 05/11/2016

Mortgage Rates Remain at Historic Lows The latest report from Freddie Mac shows that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.61% last week, slightly down from the week before (3.66%), and nearly 20 points lower than a year ago (3.80%). This is great news for homebuyers who are dealing with rising prices due to a low inventory of ho 05/08/2016

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Happy Mothers Day to all the Mother's in my Facebook Community Have a wonderful Mother’s Day! 04/30/2016

Homes Continue to Sell Quickly Nationwide The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their latest Existing Home Sales Report, which revealed that homes were on the market for an average of 47 days in March. This is a decrease from the 59 days reported in February, as well as the 52 days reported back in March 2015. 42% of 04/18/2016

Vacation Home Sales: Sales Down, Prices Up The National Association of Realtors recently released their 2016 Investment and Vacation Home Buyers Survey. The survey revealed many characteristics of both vacation home purchasers and investors. Today, we want to concentrate on the vacation real estate market. The survey found that vacation h 04/16/2016

The Top Reasons Why Americans Buy Homes Last week, the inaugural “Homebuyer Insights Report” was released by the Bank of America. The report revealed the reasons why consumers purchase homes and what their feelings are regarding homeownership. Consumer Lending Executive, D. Steve Boland, explained: “Homebuyers today are motivated by b 04/08/2016

Mortgage Rates at New 2016 Lows Mortgage rates this week registered the delayed impact of last week's sharp drop in Treasury yields as the 30-year mortgage rate fell 12 basis points to 3.59 percent. This rate marks a new low for 2016 and matches last year's low in February 2015. 04/07/2016

Building Wealth: First Rung on the Ladder is Housing How Housing Matters is a joint project of the Urban Land Institute and the MacArthur Foundation. It is “an online resource for the most rigorous research and practical information on how a quality, stable, affordable home in a vibrant community contributes to individual and community success”. A 04/05/2016

Rent or Buy: Either Way You’re Paying A Mortgage There are some renters that have not yet purchased a home because they are uncomfortable taking on the obligation of a mortgage. Everyone should realize that, unless you are living with your parents rent free, you are paying a mortgage - either your mortgage or your landlord’s. As The Joint Cente 03/24/2016

How To Create Real Family Wealth [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: Buying a home is often the biggest financial decision that any family will make. The average net worth of a homeowner is 45x greater than that of a renter. Homeownership puts your housing costs to work for you. Infographic was created in cooperation with Jensen & Co. 03/24/2016

3 Charts That Scream ‘List Your Home Today’ In school we all learned the Theory of Supply and Demand. When the demand for an item is greater than the supply of that item, the price will surely rise. SUPPLY The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently reported that the inventory of homes for sale stands at a 4.4-month supply. This is 03/06/2016

One More Time, Real Estate is a Great Investment In a recent blog post on Marginal Revolution, economist Alex Tabarrok discussed homeownership as an investment. Here is what Mr. Tabarrok had to say: “Housing is overrated as a financial investment. First, it’s not good to have a significant share of your wealth locked into a single asset. Diversi 02/24/2016

Thinking of Buying A Home? What Are You Waiting For? With spring right around the corner, you may be wondering if you should wait to enter the housing market. Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today instead of waiting. Prices Will Continue to Rise CoreLogic’s latest Home Price Index reports that home prices have appreci 02/17/2016

Homeownership Finally Makes Political Debate Finally, the issue of homeownership has become a platform talking point in this year’s presidential debate. Yesterday, one of the candidates running for President spoke out about the importance of homeownership in America. Hillary Clinton detailed a new economic agenda yesterday. In announcing he 02/14/2016

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Homes Selling Quickly Across The Country According to the National Association of Realtors’ (NAR) Existing Home Sales Report, homes were on market for an average of 58 days in December. This was slightly longer than the 54 days in November, but still better than the 66 days experienced in December 2014. 32% of homes across the country we 02/06/2016

This Time “Mr. Wonderful” is just WRONG!! Recently, on CNBC’s Closing Bell, Shark Tank investor Kevin O’Leary, also known as “Mr. Wonderful,” said Millennials “don’t give a poo-poo about owning a house.” This thinking couldn’t be further from the truth. Let’s give a few examples to make this point. 1.) In the recent National Housing Mark 01/04/2016

U.S. Housing Market Posts Strong Improvement The Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi®) shows the U.S. housing market continues to improve with two additional states – New York and Kansas – entering their outer range of stable housing activity, as well as three more metro areas: New York, New York; Minneapolis, Minnesota; and Palm Bay, Florida. 11/25/2015

Millennials: What FICO Score is Needed to Buy a Home? In a recent article by the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania, it was revealed that some Millennials are not looking to purchase a home simply because they don’t believe they can qualify for a mortgage. The article quoted Jessica Lautz, the National Association of Realto 10/06/2015

Sales Up In (Almost) Every Price Range! The National Association of Realtors’ most recent Existing Home Sales Report revealed that home sales were up rather dramatically over last year in five of the six price ranges they measure. Only those homes priced under $100,000 showed a decline (-7.7%). The decline in this price range point 09/30/2015

Renters: It is about to Get A Lot Worse We often promote homeownership over renting when a family is ready, willing and able to purchase. There are both financial and non-financial benefits to owning a home of your own. Based on the headlines below, many news outlets agreed with us after they reviewed a recent report from the Harvard Join 09/23/2015

Is Qualifying for a Mortgage Getting Easier? There has been a lot of talk about how difficult it is to get a home mortgage in today’s lending environment. However, three recent reports have revealed that lending standards are beginning to ease. This is great news for both first time buyers and current homeowners looking to move or buy a second

[09/17/15]   The Fed made no change in the federal funds rate. The Statement cited concerns that weaker global economic growth around the world could exert downward pressure on U.S. inflation rates, which already are well below the Fed's target level. Fed officials lowered their forecasts for inflation for the next several years. All of this news was positive for MBS prices. Fed Chair Yellen's press conference will begin at 2:30 et, and her comments could cause additional volatility. 09/17/2015

The Cost of Waiting to Buy a Home The National Association of Realtors (NAR) recently released their July edition of the Housing Affordability Index. The index measures whether or not a typical family earns enough income to qualify for a mortgage loan on a typical home at the national level based on the most recent price and income 09/15/2015

Over 23% Thinking of Selling. Why the Hesitation? Last month, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that housing inventory was down 4.7% from the same time last year and that the month’s inventory of homes for sale stood at 4.8 - far below the six months necessary for a normal housing market. Why is there such a shortage of inventory? 09/12/2015

Economic Impact of Every Home Sold [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: Every time a home is sold, the surrounding economy feels a boost. Different industries and businesses benefit at each stage of the process of moving into a home! Hawaii leads the way with a $177,000 boost to the local economy. 09/08/2015

A+ Reasons to Hire A Real Estate Professional [INFOGRAPHIC] Some Highlights: Hiring a Real Estate Professional to buy your dream home, or sell your current house is one of the most 'educated' decisions you can make! A Real Estate Professional has the experience needed to help you through the entire process. Make sure that you hire someo 08/30/2015

Realtors Confidence Index indicates healthy market 08/30/2015

52% Likely to Buy in the Next 5 Years!! Are You? According to the recently released BMO Harris Bank Home Buying Report, 52% of Americans say they are likely to buy a home in the next five years. Americans surveyed for the report said they would be willing to pay an average of $296,000 for a home and would average a 21% down payment. The report als 08/21/2015

Real Estate Again Seen as Best Investment We are almost back to ‘pre-housing crash’ home values. The inventories of distressed properties (foreclosures & short sales) are shrinking dramatically. The economy is improving. The job numbers are headed in the right direction. The big question that still remains: Have Americans regaine


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