What’s Ahead For Bay Area Mortgage Rates This Week: February 11th, 2013

Bay Area mortgage rates worsened last week in response to more indications that the U.S. economy and global economic trends are improving. Global economic data was stronger than expected; which generally boosts investor confidence and leads to higher mortgage rates in California and across the … [Read more...]

Mortgage Rates Bounce Off Lows- What’s Ahead For Pleasanton Mortgage Rates This Week

Mortgage Rates Bounce Off Lows- What’s Ahead For Pleasanton Mortgage Rates This Week

Mortgage markets worsened last week as the Eurozone moved closer to a bailout agreement with Greece, and the U.S. economy displayed more signs of growth. In response, mortgage rates climbed last week. Mortgage Rates Bounce Off Lows Rate shoppers should not be surprised that rates ticked north. … [Read more...]

Homebuilder Confidence Back in the News- How Will it Affect Dublin, CA New Construction

Homebuilder Confidence Back in the News- How Will it Affect Dublin, CA New Construction

  New construction home buyers in Dublin , look out. The nation's home builders are predicting a strong 2012 for new home sales. It may mean higher home prices as the spring buying season approaches. Pre Recession Levels For the sixth straight month, the National Association of … [Read more...]

Homebuilder Confidence Keeping it a Home Buyers Market in Dublin, CA

Homebuilder Confidence Keeping it a Home Buyers Market in Dublin, CA

Homebuilders are feeling worse about the market for new homes nationwide. With construction credit tight and competition from foreclosures increasing, the National Association of Homebuilder's Housing Market Index slipped 1 point in September, falling to levels just below the index's 12-month … [Read more...]

Builders Set the Tone for a A Strong Fall Season- Bay Area Housing News

Builders are busy once again. According to the Census Bureau, Single-Family Housing Starts rose to 453,000 on a seasonally-adjusted, annualized basis in June -- a 9 percent spike from the month prior and the highest reading in 3 seasons. A "Housing Start" is defined as a home breaking ground on … [Read more...]