Investor Intel: Spring Has Sprung February 19, 2016

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | News

Spring has already sprung for some in the housing industry. Presidents Day weekend is traditionally seen by real estate agents and homebuilders as the start of the spring housing market — the busiest time of year for home sales. And …

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Investor Intel: Mortgage Rates Decline February 5, 2016

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | News

Well this is a surprise. Contrary to what everyone expected after the Fed raised rates, mortgage rates have actually fallen over the past five weeks. According to the latest Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage declined …

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November Investor Intel November 18, 2015

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | Financing, Foreclosure, Millennials, News, Real Estate Investment

The chief economist of the National Association of Realtors called the third quarter of 2015 the best quarter for housing in a decade, the head of the New York Fed called the housing economy “solid,” and some pretty …

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Investor Intel: No Fear for the Housing Sector October 30, 2015

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | News, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment

The U.S. has avoided default (again), China abandoned its one-child policy, the Fed has decided not to raise rates, the new Bond movie is about to come out, and Halloween is tomorrow.…

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Investor Intel: the Fed has Spoken, Rates Remain September 18, 2015

By Contributing Writer, B2R Finance | News, Real Estate, Real Estate Investment

A rollicking few weeks on Wall Street and concerns over the slow pace of inflation has compelled the Fed to leave interest rates unchanged, despite evidence of an improving U.S. economy. We’ll have to wait another month to see …

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