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Realities of Real Estate: Houses have many different prices

When it comes to evaluating real estate, there are a wide variety of factors we take into consideration. Condition, location and amenities are all important, but what people usually focus on first is the price. However, price can be expressed ...

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Robert Nusgart: Volatility sends mortgage rates even lower

Amazing. Just amazing. The last week in the mortgage industry has been a series of wild swings of ups and downs that has culminated in a furious wave of phone calls and emails to borrowers and homeowners to get them ...

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Mortgage rates fall again, 30-year near record low

WASHINGTON — Fixed mortgage rates fell to at or near record lows. That’s good news for the few who can afford to buy a home or are able to refinance. But the rates have done little to lift the ailing ...

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Rate on 15-year mortgage falls to decades low

WASHINGTON — The average rate on a 15-year fixed mortgage has fallen to its lowest level in decades. Freddie Mac says the rate for the popular refinancing option dropped to 3.54 percent from 3.66 percent the previous week. That’s lowest ...

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Rate on 30-year fixed mortgage rises to 4.60 pct.

WASHINGTON — Fixed mortgage rates rose this week by the most in four months. The average rate on the 30-year loan increased to 4.60 percent, up from 4.51 percent a week ago, Freddie Mac said Thursday. It hit its lowest ...

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