Bernal Heights
Market Snapshot

Homebuyers: It’s October. Are You Ready?

October is here. If you're a buyer in the Bay Area or the Lake Tahoe/Truckee...
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Homebuyers Paying Less in Closing Costs in 2015

Attention homebuyers: Average closing costs have dropped 7.1 percent over the past year, according to...
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First-Time Buyers’ Toughest Hurdle: The Down Payment

In a recent survey of would-be homebuyers, nearly two-thirds said that they would like to...
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Mortgage Availability Improves for Sixth Straight Month

The Mortgage Bankers Association says that relaxed government regulations, new offerings from federal loan programs,...
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Buying a Home Can Be Stressful, No Question

A recent survey found that buying a home ranks very high on the list of...
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The Time Is Right for 7 Million U.S. Homeowners...

More than 7 million homeowners could benefit from refinancing their mortgage and reducing their monthly...
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Is a Low Down Payment Program an Option for...

Buyers who are considering leveraging Freddie Mac's new 3 percent down payment program can do...
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2015 Forecast: Economy Will Keep Improving

Freddie Mac's economic outlook for 2015 calls for 3 percent growth in the U.S. economy,...
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Failing to Refinance at Low Rates Could Cost You...

Researchers found that In December 2010, 20 percent of homeowners could have refinanced their mortgages...