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Mortgage Interest Rates Drop

Mortgage Applications Drop but Activity Remains Strong

September 18, 2020
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Total mortgage applications were down this week, even as mortgage rates held steady near record lows.  Overall applications dropped 2.5%, while refinances dipped 4%, and purchase…

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4 Reasons Why You May Want to Hire an Interior Designer

4 Reasons Why You May Want to Hire an Interior Designer

September 17, 2020
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Whether you’re redesigning your whole house or just freshening up a room or two, there are many reasons why you may want to hire an interior…

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Feeling Disconnected While Working Remotely? Try These Tricks

Feeling Disconnected While Working Remotely? Try These Tricks

September 16, 2020
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Remote work has become the norm for many Americans these pandemic-fueled days, and there doesn’t seem to be an end in sight. And while the arrangement…

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The NAR Conference Is Going Virtual. Here’s How to Get the Most out of Attending a Virtual Seminar

The 2020 NAR Conference Is Going Virtual. Here’s How to Get the Most Out of Attending a Virtual Seminar

September 15, 2020

Events everywhere have been shifting to virtual platforms amid the coronavirus crisis — and the real estate industry is no different. The National Association of REALTORS®…

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7 Bathroom Renovation Trends to Watch

7 Bathroom Renovation Trends to Watch

September 14, 2020

With many Americans isolating at home, there’s never been a better time to renovate and remodel. After all, you’re spending most of your time on the…

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How to Make a Mood Board to Redecorate a Room

How to Make a Mood Board to Redecorate a Room

September 10, 2020

A mood board is another word for a collage that has an interior design focus. Professional designers use this tool to help focus their thoughts on…

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Mortgage Interest Rates Drop

Purchases, Refis Jump as Rates Dip Again

September 10, 2020
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Mortgage activity jumped over Labor Day weekend, with refinances rising  3% over the week, and purchase loans up a slight 0.2%. Both are still up considerably…

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6 Mistakes Homeowners Make When Refinancing a Mortgage

6 Mistakes Homeowners Make When Refinancing a Mortgage

September 9, 2020
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It may seem like everyone is refinancing their mortgages these days — and it’s no wonder why. Historically low rates have been making headlines throughout the…

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Here’s What Real Estate Agents Need to Know About Marketing Themselves on Twitter

Here’s What Real Estate Agents Need to Know about Marketing Themselves on Twitter

September 8, 2020
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If you’ve been thinking about joining Twitter, you’re not alone. There are roughly 48.35 million active Twitter users in the United States and around 42% of…

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Mortgage Interest Rates Drop

Mortgage Activity Falls Again Despite Rates Declining to Near Historic Lows

September 4, 2020

Mortgage applications decreased again this week, dropping 2.0% from this time last week, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey.…

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