What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – Sept 15, 2014

Last week’s housing related economic reports were slim, but an unexpected increase in weekly jobless claims gained attention. Analysts calmed concerns by noting that last week’s reading of 315,000 new jobless claims was not far removed from jobless claim levels before the recession.

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Buying Land to Build a New Home On? Don’t Forget These Three Important Considerations

When most people talk about real estate, they envision buying an already-built house on already-landscaped property. However, buying vacant land and building a new home is a great way to ensure that you get the home that you want in the location that you want.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – Sept 8, 2014

Last week’s housing-related economic news was slim, likely due to the Labor Day holiday Monday. On Tuesday, the U.S. Commerce Department reported that construction spending for July increased by 1.80 percent as compared to June’s revised reading of 1.0 percent and expectations of a 1.0 percent increase for July.

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Mason-McDuffie Executives Accept the Ice Bucket Challenge

The Ice Bucket Challenge was created by the ALS Association in order to raise awareness and support for ALS, which stands for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis, or Lou Gehrig’s Disease. As of today, $100 million dollars has been raised by the ALS Association, this is 3,500% more than they raised this time last year according to Forbes. These […]

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