October 23, 2012

The Most Expensive U.S. ZIP Codes (2012 Edition)

Using data compiled by real estate market data firm Altos Research, Forbes Magazine recently presented America's most expensive ZIP codes for 2012.
October 22, 2012

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : October 22, 2012

Mortgage markets worsened last week, taking mortgage rates higher. The Federal Open Market Committee meets this week.
October 19, 2012
Improve Your Fico Score

How To Improve Your FICO Score

The credit score average for approved mortgage applicant was 750 last month. From The Today Show from NBC, here are basic tips to maximize your FICO.
October 18, 2012

Single-Family Housing Starts Rise To 4-Year High

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, on a seasonally-adjusted, annualized basis, Single-Family Housing Starts rose to 603,000 last month, an 11 percent increase from the month prior and the highest reading in more than 4 years.
October 17, 2012

Home Builder Confidence Moves To 6-Year High

Tuesday, the National Association of Homebuilders reported its monthly Housing Market Index (HMI) at 41, a one-tick improvement from September and the highest HMI value since June 2006 -- a span of 77 months.
October 16, 2012

Buyers Win 6.6 Percent Increase In Purchasing Power

Home purchasing power is up 6.6% since the start of the year.