• FHA to Raise Up-front and Annual Premiums

    Posted March 1, 2012 by Realtor

      The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced that it is increasing both Upfront and Annual Mortgage Insurance for  it’s Loans.  An increase of 0.10 percent In the annual premium mandated by the Temporary Payroll Tax Cut Continuation Act 2011 will be effective for a...

  • Why Aren’t Young People Buying More Houses? Don’t let the Ameri

    Posted February 29, 2012 by Realtor

      Why Aren’t Young People Buying More Houses? Don’t let the American Dream hit you on the way out       Between 1980 and 2000, the share of late-twenty-somethings owning homes had declined from 43% to 38%. The share of early-thirty-something home owners slipped f...