home buying

Falling Interest Rates

Falling interest rates are spurring a new wave of mortgage refinancing. With the average rate on a 30-year fixed home loan now at less than 4%, there are 7 million homeowners who could cut their current rate by three-quarters of a percentage point. Many are taking notice: Refis are up […]



The Homebuying Process is Speeding Up

The Process of buying is faster Kiplinger reports that the process of buying homes, such as on sites like housereal.net, is speeding up as a host of start-up firms use sophisticated algorithms to identify promising investment properties and generate an instant offer made directly to the homeowner. If the owner […]