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Rising Mortgage Rates may Spark Home Sales

Slowly increasing mortgage rates are prompting some prospective buyers to jump off the fence and buy a home.  Rates have risen 1/2 a point to between 4 & 4.25% since setting record lows last fall around 3.5%.  Though many home owners still remember when interest rates during the inflationary times in 1981 & 1982 exceeded […]

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Women Own Less Mortgage Debt, Less Likely to be Delinquent!!!

http://www.dsnews.com/articles/study-women-own-less-mortgage-debt-likely-to-be-delinquent-2013-05-22 According to a recent Experian study, women lead the pack in how their mortgage debt is managed, even though they generally earn less income (approximately 23% less than their male counterpart).  It seems that men are taking out bigger individual mortgage loans (4.9% higher), but are also having more difficulty paying those loans on […]

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