Mortgage Debt Climbs to $15.8 Trillion

The Federal Reserve reported that outstanding U.S. mortgage debt increased 1.2% to $15.8 trillion in the third quarter of 2019 from Q2 2019. This increase represents the largest quarter-to-quarter gain in almost two years, much of which is due to the robust demand for...

Millennials Going Small

Getting into the market, specifically the real estate market, requires crossing a number of thresholds financial thresholds. For lenders, credit scores still play a big part of the process. Lenders differ, but most require a 620 score, with 580 representing the floor...

The Millennial Market

Millennial Update A Breakdown of Prospective Millennial Buyers■ 89% of Millennial renters say they plan to buy a home someday■ 4% expect to buy in 2019 ■ 30% say they will wait at least 5 years ■ 72% see affordability as the biggest obstacle for their purchase■38% say...

Connecting With Millenials

There is a huge population of millennials waiting on the sidelines, thinking that they can’t become homeowners in 2017 due to student debt and the high price of real estate. But with the right planning and strategy, there are ways without risking a financial...