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With its record-breaking prices and fierce bidding battles, this real estate boom poses a challenge even to capital homebuyers. However, the hurdles are particularly high for borrowers who finance their purchase with mortgages that are covered by the Federal Housing Administration or the US Department of Veterans Affairs.Bidders using FHA loans and VA loans are often turned down...
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Fixed-rate mortgage rates have been rising steadily since September. But by how much and at what cost for new homebuyers?We'll answer that in a moment. But first, let's take a look at what drove rates up.After a short-lived rate spike earlier in the year, fixed-rate mortgage rates have spent most of 2021 moving sideways, just below their...
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Home stocks continue to decline faster than usual this time of year, according to data from the Knoxville Area Association of Realtors. Demand is being fueled by homebuyers trying to get low mortgage rates, said Hancen Sale, Government Affairs and Policy Director at KAAR. "Inventory is down more than 3% from the previous week," said Sale. "While house...
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Canadians are seeking pre-approval for mortgages and rate fixings before the end of the low interest era, some economists predict. Real estate and mortgage brokers say their clients are increasingly looking for ways to hold on to current interest rates as many housing markets like Toronto face heated conditions that make it difficult to keep purchase prices down....
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For a long time, first-time home buyers had a powerful friend in their corner: the US government. Government-sponsored loans have helped buyers with limited savings or poor credit scores take out mortgages without depositing large amounts of money - or even cash in certain circumstances.But unfortunately the help of Uncle Sam is no longer helping as much as...
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A group of Democratic Senators has proposed a new 20-year mortgage aimed at low-income first-time home buyers - with the goal of building equity quickly.Senators Mark R. Warner. D-Va., Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Rev. Raphael Warnock, D-Ga. and Jon Ossoff, D-Ga., members of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, along with Senator Tim Kaine, D-Va.,...
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A group of Democratic Senators has proposed a new 20-year mortgage aimed at low-income first-time home buyers - with the goal of building equity quickly.Senators Mark R. Warner. D-Va., Chris Van Hollen, D-Md., Rev. Raphael Warnock, D-Ga. and Jon Ossoff, D-Ga., members of the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee, along with Senator Tim Kaine, D-Va.,...
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