Suzanne Odonnell

Mortgage Weekly Update

Mortgage Rates Continue to Rise and Applications Drop Off     

By Suzanne Odonnell / February 22, 2024
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On Thursday, February 22, 2024, Freddie Mac released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 6.9 percent, up from last week when it averaged 6.77 percent. A year ago at this time, the 30-year…

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2 simple ways you can lower your mortgage payments

2 simple ways you can lower your mortgage payments

By Suzanne Odonnell / November 9, 2023
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You’re ready to buy a home, and as luck would have it, rates and house prices are through the roof! Don’t be discouraged — now, there’s a way to reduce your monthly mortgage payments. And it won’t cost you a…

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Want a VA Loan? Don't Settle for Any Old Lender.

Want a VA Loan? Don’t Settle for Any Old Lender.

By Suzanne Odonnell / April 7, 2023
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The VA Home Loan Program was introduced at the end of World War II to help the returning servicemembers and their eligible surviving spouses buy a home. The program provides easy access to loans for purchase and refinance. It streamlines the…

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