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By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 8
The State of Florida is suing Countrywide for misreprenting loan programs and aggressively approving subprime borrowers. "It is unthinkable that a company would try to take advantage of someone's dream of homeownership," Florida Attorney General Bill McCollum said in a statement. I was taught in ...

By David Zopf, Put others first and you will never be second.
(Guaranteed Rate NMLS# 2611)
Comments 5
The Feds did indeed hold rates steady this time around. I think that is good and hope for a couple more decisions just like that the next times they meet on August 5 and September 16. Rates this week have stayed within .125% up or down of where they were last week and the 6 Month Libor nudged a b...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 0
Diane (I've Never Seen Any Good News in the Market) Olnick is reporting that sales nationwide are holding at just under 5 million homes in May which is good, but that 33% of the homes selling are those either in foreclosure or approaching foreclosure. She quotes "the Realtors" as saying 33% are d...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 2
With Mortgage Backed Securities (MBS) markets in turmoil for about a year now, the new emphasis for loans with a higher Loan to Value than 90%. Why is this? The answer lies with Ginnie Mae (GNMA) - Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac's cousin specializing on Government loans - and the way their loans are ...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 3
CNBC is reporting today that the last 3 weeks' spike in interest rates has caused some buyers to get off the sidelines, go to contract and lock in rates before they go even higher. The fear of loss is an interesting thing. Buyers were fearful of making easy money just 3 & 4 years ago so they ofte...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 0
The market is still commanding a premium on Mortgage Backed Securities relative to 4 weeks ago - the talk of inflation has investors on the sideline forcing rates up. However, this morning we are enjoying the lowest rate of the last 2 weeks. We aren't back to the mid-5's but it looks like we're g...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 3
Today the Tennessean is reporting about the increased and unusual incentives being offered by sellers. (see the link below) One builder is offering a car or a trip or a year's tuition to Vanderbilt. Sounds great! But buyers need to be aware that such incentives will likely reduce the amount that ...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 1
Changes to FHA Mortgage Insurance are right around the corner. Please get your clients to application BEFORE July 14th in order to enjoy the current 1.5% Upfront Premium and .5% Monthly for all borrowers. After July 14th, FHA will istitute a risked based Mortgage Insurance schedule - outlined bel...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 1
Market Comment - Week of June 16th, 2008 Mortgage bond prices fell pushing mortgage interest rates higher. Inflation fears were fanned once again by Fed Chairman Bernanke with warnings that the Fed may have to begin raising rates sooner than most analysts expected. Stronger than expected retail ...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 2
Mcgavock Farms is a Brentwood Tennessee neighborhood minutes from highly ranked Brentwood high school, and Granny White Park. This luxury neighborhood in the heart of Brentwood has extensive walking trails and large spacious lots. Mcgavock Farms homes range from $1,000,000 to $4,495,000. And size...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 0
Inglehame Farms is located at the corner of Split log road and Wilson pk, just minutes from Cool Springs, Inglehame farms is best know for it's great location and excellent value. The 176 homes in Inglehame Farms range in size from 3115 square ft to more than 5000 square ft. Prices are $600,000 t...

By Kevin Michelson, MBA, Nashville Insurance
(Liberty Mutual)
Comments 4
To say that I'm tired of the media's constant negative coverage of the Real Estate Market is an understatement. As a former journalist, I'm disgusted by the coverage. Case in point is today's numbers from RealyTrac (a firm that makes money by helping people location foreclosures - not exactly an ...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 0
 Brentwood TN Real Estate Mortgage bond prices fell pushing mortgage interest rates higher. Inflation fears were fanned by Fed Chairman Bernanke's comments indicating "longer-term inflation expectations have risen in recent months, which is a significant concern for the Federal Reserve." Oil pri...

By Vanessa Stalets, REALTOR, Brentwood TN Homes, Real Estate
(RE/MAX Elite)
Comments 4
Brentwood TN Real Estate: Mortgage Bonds were helped this morning, after a rough open, by news that the Unemployment Rate increased to 5.50%, up from 5% last month. As you know, bad news in employment usually fuels good news for mortgages.   Speaking of fuel, oil prices continue to spark inflati...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 2
Governors Club Real Estate sales -   Real estate sales in the Governors club for 2008 have been relatively weak with 7 closings through May 30th. This compares unfavorably to 11 closings in 2007 during the same time period. The average closing price was $1,293,364 with the average price per squar...

By Larry Brewer - Benchmark Realty llc
(Benchmark Realty LLc)
Comments 1
Brentwood tn real estate - Montclair real estate sales for the month of may were relatively strong with 2 closings. This compares to May 2007 with 5 closings . The average closing price of Montclair real estate was $649,950, with the average price per square ft at $156.43.  The average days on ma...

By TeamCHI - Complete Home Inspections, Inc., Home Inspectons - Nashville, TN area - 615.661.029
(Complete Home Inspections, Inc.)
Comments 12
Yesterday while working on one of my Koi ponds, I heard a loud thump on one of the glass windows to my sun room and a squeak. Looking up, I saw this hummer flop to the ground right in front of me almost falling into the pond. Now if any of you like humming birds like I do, I thought what a traged...

By Dr. Doris Marlow, Brentwood Real Estate
(Brentview Realty)
Comments 3
The Governors Club is one of the few Middle Tennessee communities that is a gated community. Imperial Security provides 24-hour service for The Governors Club in Brentwood, Tennessee.  The Security Team verifies each delivery, member's guest, resident's guest, or employee who needs entrance into ...

By Dr. Doris Marlow, Brentwood Real Estate
(Brentview Realty)
Comments 1
The Governors Club in Brentwood, Tennessee, is in its final phase of building.  There are still lots available, but they are going quickly.  The developer for The Governors Club has retained Kemper Sports who works with some of the finest golf associations.  With over 3,000 staff members, Kemper ...

By Maria Holland, Realtor, ABR, GRI, CDPE, SFR
(RE/Max Homes & Estates, ABR,GRI, CDPE, SFR)
Comments 0
7026 Willowick Drive, Brentwood, TN 37027  SIGNIFICANT REDUCTION IN PRICE! Situated in the ideal location between the heart of Brentwood and the heart of Cool Springs, you are sure to discover this large 4018 sq ft home to be ideal. Just reduced $25,000 to a new price of $524,900, it is the perfe...

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