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Fannie/Freddie, Home Prices in Good Shape

The Mortgage Corner

Government-sponsored enterprises Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac brought in a combined second-quarter net income of $5 billion, nearly half of the $9.3 billion the two made in the first quarter of 2014, the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s Quarterly… 447 more words

Weekly Financial News

10/3/14 - AmCan Market Update

Preliminary sold numbers show a slight retreat year-over-year, but overall the American Canyon housing market is relatively strong and stable, particularly for those 1st time home buyers.   260 more words

Real Estate

Pending-Home Sales Decline Slightly

The Mortgage Corner

The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contract signings, fell 1.0 percent to 104.7 in August from 105.8 in July, and is now 2.2 percent below August 2013 (107.1). 603 more words

Weekly Financial News

Jumbo Borrowers get a "Jumbo" Break

Buried in the news cycle last week was a piece on CNNMoney titled, “For rich people, mortgages are getting cheaper and easier.” Our very own Pacific Union blog picked it up today and I thought that I’d add my own 2 cents (give or take a half pence). 333 more words

Real Estate

Fall, Holidays Still Prime Season for Sellers

Fall officially began Sept. 23, but that doesn’t mean you should scrap plans for selling your home this year. In fact, October, November and December can actually be good months to sell. 607 more words

London Update

It’s Monday again, and how is it nearly October?! I hope everyone had a lovely weekend. I went to the Southbank Centre this weekend for a Tatty Devine workshop and got creative with sparkly jewels which was a lot of fun! 161 more words