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Tampa Home Mortgage Market Guide

Week of: Monday, August 29, 2011 Present Market Conditions “Fixed rate mortgages followed Treasury bond yields higher this week while data reports suggest an improvement in the housing market,” according to Frank Northaft, Freddie Mac’s vice president and chief economist. … Continue reading

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The Supply Of New Homes For Sale Just Dropped Off A Cliff

The supply of newly-built homes for sales plummeted in April, a positive indicator for the Brandon housing market as we head into the summer months. It’s no wonder that homebuilders are breaking new ground at the fastest clip in 2 … Continue reading

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Home Mortgage Interest Deduction Could Be Modified

The home mortgage interest deduction, which appears on about 41 million U.S. tax returns could by modified in the future. In a recent article by Diana Olick of CNBC Secretary of housing and urban development stated there is no official position as … Continue reading

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What’s Ahead For Florida Home Mortgage Rates This Week : May 24, 2010

Mortgage markets improved again last week on worsening news out of Greece and the Eurozone. Then, as contagion mentality set in, U.S. mortgage bonds gained and mortgage rates fell. It’s the 4th straight week in which conforming mortgage rates improved. Continue reading

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Your Florida Home Mortgage Approval Isn’t Final Until It’s Funded

A mortgage approval is never final until it’s funded. A host of things can “go wrong” while your home loan is underway. Some are in your control, many more are not. And just being aware of some potential pitfalls could help save your loan down the road, and your peace of mind today. Continue reading

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Shopping For Florida Mortgage Rates Is Part Research Skills, Part Luck

Shopping for mortgage rates takes more than good research skills. It takes a little bit of luck, too. Continue reading

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : April 26, 2010

Mortgage rates rose last week. This week, economic data will be at the forefront, as will the Federal Reserve which meets for one of its 8 scheduled meetings of the year. Continue reading

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Broker vs. Banker When Obtaining A Florida Home Mortgage

This past weekend you stopped by several open houses and you found the home you want to buy. The realtor asked you if you’ve been preapproved for a Florida home mortgage. Your answer, no. Do you stop by your local … Continue reading

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FHA 90 Day Flip Rule Requirements..Make Sure You Get The Facts.

With certain exceptions, FHA has prohibited insuring a Florida home mortgage on a home owned by the seller for less than 90 days. This restriction was imposed in 2003 to prevent property flipping. On January 15, 2010, HUD announced a … Continue reading

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Florida Home Mortgage and FHA Seller Contributions

Are you out shopping for a home and trying to obtain a Florida home mortgage with FHA seller concessions? I just finished speaking with Jeff Mifsud, the Author and Founder of FHA Originator. Jeff shared with me the most up … Continue reading

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Florida Home Mortgage, The Best Time To Buy A Home Is Today

www.floridarealestatemortgageguy.com Florida Home Mortgage, these 3 words individually in todays times is sure to scare anyone especially if you are a Florida first time home buyer. We take the word Florida which is a state, by itself you immediately start to think of some … Continue reading

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