Archive for May, 2010

How Low Can Rates Go?

If you are in the market to buy a new home or refinance your current mortgage, you probably have noticed interest rates dropping considerably over the past week.  Many expected rates to increase after the Federal Reserve stopped purchasing mortgage backed securities (MBS) at the end of March, but recent global events have played a heavy role in driving mortgage interest rates down temporarily.

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HomePath & HomeStyle are here!

Fannie Mae recently announced the addition of the HomePath Loan Program. HomePath is a program offered by Fannie Mae specifically designed to move REO (Real Estate Owned/Foreclosure) homes in Fannie’s portfolio. If you are in the market to purchase a home (primary, second, or investment) there are plenty of REO properties to choose from. Find HomePath eligible properties by visiting www.homepath.com.  You can combine HomePath with HomeStyle ...

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