For the Week Ending April 12, 2019 Please enjoy this quick update on what happened this week in the housing and financial markets. The consumer price index rose less than forecast in March. A key measure of inflation, this reading supports the Fed's decision not to raise rates this year. Producer prices increased by the most in 5 months in March. However, underlying prices remained soft, an indication of tame inflationary pressures. Housing sentiment...READ MORE
If you are not happy with your mortgage loan, there is no reason to feel trapped! Refinancing allows borrowers to take out a new loan and pay off the old one. The result? A lower interest rate, more favorable terms or even the opportunity to walk away with some cash in your pocket! Take a look at these 5 reasons to refinance your mortgage: #1 Mortgage Rates Have Gone Down The primary reason many homeowners refinance their mortgage is to lower their interest rate. It's why we refinance just about any loan, whether it's a mortgage, student loan, or even credit card debt (think 0% balance transfer cards). You could save thousands of dollars a year!...READ MORE
April is Earth Month and we're excited to share with you 12 ways you can green up your bathroom! Easy, everyday opportunities to reduce, reuse, and recycle are hiding in plain sight in one of the most popular rooms in your home - the bathroom! Your bathroom is your sanctuary, your oasis. It’s the place where your day really gets started and the place where you wind down at day’s end. Your bathroom is one of the most important rooms in your house, and it’s also one of the largest energy users. From water use to electrical output, usage happens here in great volume, and waste does as well. And it’s that...READ MORE
For the Week Ending April 5, 2019 [$RECIPIENT NICKNAME$], Please enjoy this quick update on what happened this week in the housing and financial markets. Signaling a possible slowdown in the economy, retail sales dropped 0.2% in February. Slower economic activity is likely to keep the Fed from raising rates. Rates bounced up off their recent lows this week. The market often moderates this way following a quick drop. Talks with China for a...READ MORE
There are a few things that brighten up a dull, cold winter like a tax refund. While we're only human and most of us want to splurge a little with our refund, careful money management for the majority of your refund is a very smart financial move. We've put together a list of the best ways to invest your tax return into your home this year. The Bottom Line No matter how much you receive this year, it’s up to you to put this cash to good use. You can use it to splurge on something you’ve always wanted, or you could invest it in a way that could add value to your home. ...READ MORE
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