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Underwriting Process

  Many assume that a pre-approval is a guarantee and that they will receive a loan. But, you need to get a final approval during the mortgage underwriting process before…

Mortgage Rate Trends for 2016

  Today’s mortgage interest rates are extremely low which means that homeowners pay lower monthly payments. Currently, it’s cheaper to own a home than to rent in many U.S. housing…

More Good Texas Housing Market News on the Horizon

Forgive us for talking so much about good news lately, but after so many years of false starts, bad indicators, and ever-present dark clouds on the horizon, it feels good to be focusing in some persistent green shoots. So check out these bits of (record-setting) good news.

Lone Star Recession Recap: Austin Housing Market

The skyline in Austin never stopped morphing during the recession. Startups are flocking to the city, as well as hip heavyweights like Facebook and Google (who have both set up offices in Austin recently). Add in longtime employment hubs like Dell, plus employment anchors like the state government and the University of Texas (sources that are both stable and dynamic — meaning lots of people moving in and out, creating all sorts of real estate opportunities), and you’ve got a robust city determined to roll right through the recession.

Recession Pt. II: How Could It Effect Housing?

Here’s something amazing: interest rates on U.S. Treasury bonds have gotten so low, so cheap, that if you invest in them (widely considered the safest investment you can make), there’s a good chance you’ll end up earning less in interest than the rate of inflation. On a five year bond, for example, you’d lose .75 percent.

 
 

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Current Rates

As of Tuesday, December 6, 2016
  • VA Purchase
    30 Year Fixed
    4.500
    Rate
    %
    4.667
    APR
    %
  • Rate/Term Refinance
    30 Year Fixed
    4.375
    Rate
    %
    4.435
    APR
    %
  • Rate/Term Refinance
    15 Year Fixed
    3.750
    Rate
    %
    3.889
    APR
    %
  • Cash Out Refinance
    30 Year Fixed
    4.875
    Rate
    %
    4.964
    APR
    %
  • FHA Purchase
    30 Year Fixed
    4.375
    Rate
    %
    5.134
    APR
    %


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