Monthly Archives: February 2018

Gradual Increase in Mortgage Rates Unlikely to Hurt Housing Market

Gradual Increase in Mortgage Rates Unlikely to Hurt Housing Market: With expectations among economists that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage will approach 5% by the end of 2019, First American Chief Economist Mark Fleming said that their is an increase in market potential which reflects faster economic growth, low unemployment, and continued low mortgage rates. Fleming […]

Home-ownership preferred to renting in 78 out the 100 Largest U.S. Cities

Home-ownership preferred to renting in 78 out the 100 Largest U.S. Cities: However, 22 out of the largest 100 cities are seeing more renting households. RENTCafY has released their analysis based on American Community Survey archives from the US Census BureauYs public database. The analysis compared the number of people living in renter and owner-occupied housing […]