mortgage applications rise 4.6% on rate dip

mortgage applications rise 4.6% on rate dip

Mortgage volume last week regained almost exactly what it lost the previous week, as interest rates stopped climbing and dipped slightly lower.

Total applications rose 4.6 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis for the week that ended Friday, which included

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How Interest Rates Work On A Mortgage

How Interest Rates Work On A Mortgage

Buying a home with a mortgage is probably the largest financial transaction you will enter into. Typically a bank or mortgage lender will finance 80% of the price of the home, and you agree to pay it back – with
Building Permits Make Huge Jump

Building Permits Make Huge Jump

San Diego County housing permits rose 70.4 percent through May and could top the 10,000 mark for the first time since 2006, according to the Construction Industry Research Board.
“It’s positive but it could be even better,” said economist Alan
20 Most Expensive Homes

20 Most Expensive Homes

Property values are going up in the ultra-luxury market. Of the 20 Most Expensive Homes In The World owned by members of the FORBES Billionaires List, only six were priced at less than $100 million. Several either traded hands or
Home Prices on the Rise

Home Prices on the Rise

Single family home prices in San Diego County continued to rise steadily in April, the S&P Case-Shiller Case Shiller Home Price Index showed Tuesday.
The 4.5 percent year-over-year appreciation rate in April was virtually the same as in February and

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  • Out: Toilet Rugs are out
  • Solution: Small Rectangular Rug
  • Out: Too Many Photos
  • Solution: Gallery Wall
  • Out: Ignoring the Foyer
  • Solution: Make a Statement
  • Out: Undressed Cables
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  • Out: Out-of-Place Themes
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  • Out: Outdated Accessories

Slash Puts Estate on Market

The outside says Italian villa, but the inside is all opulent rocker-chic. One wouldn’t expect anything less from Slash, the Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver guitarist, and his wife, lifestyle guru Perla Hudson.

The glamorous couple has separated, and