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The National Association of Realtors' (NAR) Housing Affordability Index reached a record high this January, at 206.1. January 2012 is the first month since the index's inception in 1970 that the index has hit or passed 200, the group announced this week. The index, calculated monthly by NAR, is b...
03/09/2012
There have been a few developing (and some already existing) programs that are worth mentioning, as the newspaper headlines applaud the opportunity. With interest rates remaining at near historic lows for quite some time, many people have been unable to take advantage of these rates because of pr...
03/08/2012
Jupiter Florida Real Estate is on the mend according to the Realtors Association of The Palm Beaches. From January 2011 to January 2012 the median sales price in Jupiter improved 5.3%! That puts Jupiter's median sales price at $250,000 as of January 2012. It is commonly known that any business i...
03/07/2012
Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO, said on CNBC's "Squawk Box" recently that he'd "buy up a couple hundred thousand" single-family homes if it was practical.  Buffett said that's because he believes purchasing a home with ultra-low mortgage rates and holding it f...
03/07/2012
More borrowers are exploring financing options to cover the costs of rehabbing properties they buy. “Rehab” loans are surging in popularity, according to a New York Times article.  “We’re seeing an explosive growth in these loans,” says Ed Brehm with Prospect Mortgage, one of the country’s larges...
03/07/2012
Search All Home For Sale In The Bluffs of Jupiter, Florida. For a complete view of all homes for sale in the bluffs subdivision Begin your search here now
03/06/2012
When buying a short sale in Florida there are certain things every buyer should know Many people in the market today are first-time home buyers who would not have been able to buy when home prices were higher. Enticed both by lower prices and bank promotions, these eager hopefuls are have taken t...
03/06/2012
The much anticipated Home Affordable Refinance Program 2 (HARP 2) is expected to be in full swing sometime in the middle of March 2012 making it much easier for underwater home owner to refinance their mortgage into current market mortgage rates. The two biggest guideline changes to the HARP 2 pr...
03/06/2012
FHA to Increase Mortgage Insurance Premiums again!  As part of ongoing efforts to encourage the return of private capital in the residential mortgage market and strengthen the Federal Housing Administration’s (FHA) Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund, Acting FHA Commissioner Carol Galante today announ...
03/05/2012
Bank Of America's Florida Short Sale Incentive Program where sellers of owner occupied homes may qualify for from $5000 to $20,000 in relocation incentive is now in process but youwill be alarmed to know the truths we are seeing My firm has been able to learn a few things about this that you sho...
02/10/2012
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