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Equifax Security Breach Update

Last week, we discussed Equifax’s major security breach. Here’s an update:

Mortgage Application on the Rise

The rate of mortgage applications has jumped about 10% from last year. Here’s what you need to know:

  • The housing industry is experiencing its lowest interest rates in almost a year.
  • Mortgage applications were down for weeks, but after interest rates plummeted, home buyers have been on the rise.
  • Buyers typically increase this time of year and luckily for them, so do sellers.

90% of Florida’s Mortgaged Properties Affected by Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma has impacted the majority of Florida’s properties with mortgages.

 

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