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How the Fed’s March Rate Hike Affects Homeowners, Buyers, and Sellers

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After months of hinting, the Federal Reserve announced an increase in the benchmark interest rate by a quarter of a percent in mid-March. The change in rates has not disturbed the stock market and mortgage lenders. As for the housing market, expectations are that mortgage rates will hit the 4.5 – 4.75% range by the end of the year. Here’s how …

Why Summer Is the Perfect Home Buying Season

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  You’ve heard about our winter rush here in South Florida, so you may be wondering why summer is the perfect home buying season. As we make our way into the summer months, some prospective home buyers find themselves a little worried that they’ve already missed this year’s prime buying season. But that couldn’t be any further from the truth. It’s …

Boca Raton Houses for Sale and Mortgage Rate Increases

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If you’ve been looking at Boca Raton houses for sale, you’re watching gradual price increases. Despite a stock market slowdown, prices of homes in Boca have not yet noticed a downturn. One reason is, as in every town where the school system is highly rated, Boca Raton home prices tend to maintain a better value. Lack of supply and too …

Mortgage Rates Say, “Good Time to Sell a Boca Raton House.”

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Based on current 30 year mortgage rates that are still running at under 4% per year, it’s a good time to sell a Boca Raton house. Many Boca Raton homeowners figure they’ll hold onto their homes because prices have been on a steady rise. However, those price gains are heavily based on two market variables: 1) a current shortage of …