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How a Change in Mortgage Rate Impacts Your Homebuying Budget

Mortgage rates are on the rise this year, but they’re still incredibly low compared to the historic average. However, anytime there’s a change in the mortgage rate, it affects what you can afford to borrow when you’re buying a home. As Sam Khater, Chief Economist at Freddie Mac, shares: “Since January, mortgage rates have increased half a ...

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what you can do about global warming (as a homeowner)

This post comes from the heart. Over the years I’ve become increasingly concerned about our climate and the potential for cataclysmic environmental disaster. You might wonder what any of this has to do with real estate and you’d probably be right. My sense is that it can feel overwhelming to ...

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