Mortgage rates dip, triggering surge in loan...
by By Sasha Jones on 2021-04-21 at 3:30 PM
When mortgage rates dropped last week to their lowest levels in two months, buyers pounced. After three weeks of mortgage applications falling, a Mortgage Bankers Association index tracking them surged 8.6 percent. The group’s refinancing index jumped even more, rising 10 percent from the previous week, though it was still 23 percent lower than it was a year ago. “MBA expects the […]
Retail landlords still suing over skipped rent
by By Lidia Dinkova on 2021-04-21 at 2:30 PM
While businesses have been suing their insurers, commercial landlords have also been filing claims against tenants that have skipped rent, citing similar coronavirus losses. While no database tracks these cases, several recent rulings have gone against tenants. Movie theaters — one of the sectors the pandemic has pushed to the brink — have found little solace in the courts. In early […]
Lawsuits, interrupted: Judges nix business...
by By Lidia Dinkova on 2021-04-21 at 1:45 PM
GreenStreet Cafe’s lunchtime rush had just ended on a recent afternoon, but the clamor of dishes in the kitchen hadn’t ceased. Business has finally picked up at the popular eatery in Miami’s Coconut Grove, known for its red velvet outdoor couches, a place where athletes and artists have dined over the past 30 years. Still, owner Sylvano Bignon is heated. A judge in March […]
Planning to Move? You Can Still Secure a Low...
by KCM Crew on 2021-04-21 at 10:00 AM
This year, mortgage rates have started to slowly climb above recent record-breaking lows. Many homeowners planning to move may feel like they’ve missed the chance to score a great rate on their next mortgage. In reality, there’s still time to secure a rate far below the historic norm. Here’s why. After creeping up for seven
82,338 Great Reasons to Buy a Home Today
by KCM Crew on 2021-04-20 at 10:00 AM
The financial benefits of buying a home as compared to renting one are always up for debate. However, one element of the equation is often ignored – the ability to build wealth as a homeowner. Most experts are calling for home prices to continue appreciating over the next several years. The most recent Home Price
How Much Time Do You Need To Save for a Down...
by KCM Crew on 2021-04-19 at 10:00 AM
One of the biggest hurdles homebuyers face is saving for a down payment. As you’re budgeting and planning for your home purchase, you’ll want to understand how much you’ll need to put down and how long it will take you to get there. The process may actually move faster than you think. Using data from
Robert Backer: Important Considerations For...
on 2021-04-21 at 3:56 PM
Robert Backer: Important Considerations For Sight-Unseen Offers, Part 1 Of 2 The Chattanoogan
Battle Creek Association Announces Realtor of the...
on 2021-04-21 at 3:46 PM
Battle Creek Association Announces Realtor of the Year wbckfm.com
Reasons abound to choose local Realtor -...
on 2021-04-21 at 3:36 PM
Reasons abound to choose local Realtor Wilmington News Journal, OH