Taking Advantage of Homebuying Affordability in...
by KCM Crew on 2020-07-07 at 10:00 AM
Everyone is ready to buy a home at a different time in their lives, and a health crisis or not, today is no exception. Understanding how affordability works and the main market factors that impact it may help those who are ready to buy a home narrow down their optimal window of time to make
Latest Unemployment Report: Great News…for the...
by KCM Crew on 2020-07-06 at 10:00 AM
The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) released their latest Employment Situation Summary last Thursday, and it again beat analysts’ expectations in a big way. The consensus was for 3,074,000 jobs to be added in June. The report revealed that 4,800,000 jobs were added. The unemployment rate fell to 11.1% from 13.3% last month. Again, excellent
America Is Another Name for Opportunity...
by KCM Crew on 2020-07-03 at 10:00 AM
Commercial mortgage delinquencies surged at...
on 2020-07-06 at 9:06 PM
Delinquencies in commercial mortgage-backed securities jumped by 213 basis points to 3.59% from 1.46%, the largest one-month spike since Fitch Ratings began tracking the metric nearly 16 years ago.
'Interest-only' mortgages might make sense in...
on 2020-07-06 at 4:10 PM
These mortgages, which proliferated leading up to the financial crisis of 2008-2009, generally come with stricter standards than in the past. Nevertheless, they still come with risk for the buyer.
Coronavirus mortgage bailouts see largest...
on 2020-07-06 at 2:09 PM
CNBC's Diana Olick reports the latest regarding the coronavirus mortgage bailout numbers.
Homeowners Feel Ready to Sell
on 2018-10-08 at 4:02 PM
77 percent of Americans think that now is a good time to sell a home, a new record high.
Trick or Treat Safety Rules for Homeowners
on 2018-10-08 at 3:56 PM
Using bright outdoor lights, LED lights instead of candles, and friction tape on steps to prevent slips will help make Halloween safer for everyone.
Consumers Care About the Environment
on 2018-10-08 at 3:49 PM
American property owners and communities are more concerned about the environment than ever before, and consumer inclinations for walkable communities and energy-efficient homes are on the rise.