Home & Garden…and the Living Room Tourist

Posted on January 24th, 2017

How HGTV Captures Its Audience We are a nation of viewers. In 2015, Americans spent an average of 2.8 hours a day watching television. NFL and college football enjoys enormous viewership, but these aren’t played year-round. Political and cultural news…

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HUD Suspends FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium Cut

Posted on January 20th, 2017

FHA Mortgage BREAKING:  HUD Suspends FHA Mortgage Insurance Premium Cut   Shortly after Trump took office today, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) announced that it has suspended the reduction of Mortgage Insurance Premiums, effective immediately and indefinitely.…

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Elections and Markets

Posted on January 19th, 2017

How Politics Impact Real Estate Markets Politics and election outcomes are rarely restricted in their reach to state capitals or to the D.C area. Instead, their results in terms of legislation and policy changes ripple across markets, industries, and communities…

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Credit Score Hacks

Posted on January 12th, 2017

5 Credit Hacks You Need To Know You credit score is often thought of as your financial reputation. The credit score is a lender’s only reliable resource used to determine if a potential borrower is trustworthy enough to repay the…

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FHA Announces Lower Mortgage Insurance Premiums!

Posted on January 10th, 2017

  BREAKING: The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced today that Mortgage Insurance Premiums (MIP) have been cut by .25%. Effective January 27th, the lower premiums can save FHA homeowners up to $500 on average this year. This means there are…

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