Title /blog/posts/2011/05/?format=rss A blog feed. en-US Thu, 26 May 2011 11:20:00 -0400 Mortgage industry fights to keep 3.5% down payments https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/05/26/mortgage-industry-fights-to-keep-3-5-down-payments/ <div class="separator" style="clear: both;text-align: center"> <a href= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/toy-soldiers1-e1273787791349.jpg" style= "clear: left;float: left;margin-bottom: 1em;margin-right: 1em"><img border="0" height="99" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/toy-soldiers1-e1273787791349.jpg" width="320" /></a></div> <p>If the 3.5% down payment is eliminated, it will really hurt first time home buyers. &nbsp;This is a fight we need to win. &nbsp; Read on: &nbsp;&nbsp;<a href= "http://www.housingwire.com/2011/05/25/mortgage-industry-fights-to-keep-3-5-down-payments">Mortgage industry fights to keep 3.5% down payments</a></p> Uncategorized Thu, 26 May 2011 11:20:00 -0400 Positive Outlook on Housing - Fox News Interview with President Realogy https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/05/24/positive-outlook-on-housing-fox-news-interview-with-president-realogy/ <p><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #333333;font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Helvetica, FreeSans, sans-serif;font-size: 14px;line-height: 19px"> There is a&nbsp;lot of conversations these days about our real estate market and whether it is good or bad, have we hit the bottom of the market or are we recovering.&nbsp;</span><span class= "Apple-style-span" style= "color: #333333;font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Helvetica, FreeSans, sans-serif;font-size: 14px;line-height: 19px">&nbsp;</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #333333;font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Helvetica, FreeSans, sans-serif;font-size: 14px;line-height: 19px"><em><strong>Here is a good video that puts our real estate market in perspective.</strong></em></span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #333333;font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Helvetica, FreeSans, sans-serif;font-size: 14px;line-height: 19px">&nbsp; The big picture is sometimes hard to see but it paints a good look into our future of home buying and selling.</span><span class= "Apple-style-span" style= "color: #333333;font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Helvetica, FreeSans, sans-serif;font-size: 14px;line-height: 19px">&nbsp;</span><span class="Apple-style-span" style= "color: #333333;font-family: Arial, Tahoma, Helvetica, FreeSans, sans-serif;font-size: 14px;line-height: 19px"><br /> </span><br /> Watch the latest video at <a href= "http://video.foxbusiness.com">video.foxbusiness.com</a></p> Uncategorized Tue, 24 May 2011 15:00:00 -0400 Job Market Improves, Housing Mixed - Pioneer Valley, Mass https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/05/21/job-market-improves-housing-mixed-pioneer-valley-mass/ <div class="separator" style="clear: both;text-align: center"> <a href= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/9593801-large.jpg" style= "clear: left;float: left;margin-bottom: 1em;margin-right: 1em"><img border="0" height="320" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/9593801-large.jpg" width= "96" /></a></div> <p>Median house price is up compared to last year, but number of sales are down. &nbsp;Keep in mind that last year we had the first time home buyer tax credit which fueled the house sales. &nbsp;These statistics are expected. &nbsp;Although the real estate market continues to be fragile, I am optimistic about the future and it will eventually turn around. &nbsp;It is just going to take time. &nbsp;</p> <p>Click here <a href= "http://bit.ly/kZQ1rd">http://bit.ly/kZQ1rd</a>&nbsp;to read the latest news about the housing and job market in the Pioneer Valley region.</p> Uncategorized Sat, 21 May 2011 11:01:00 -0400 Immaculate 2-Family - Ideal Owner Occupy in Greenfield, Mass https://www.wandamooney.com/blog/posts/2011/05/16/immaculate-2-family-ideal-owner-occupy-in-greenfield-mass/ <table> <tbody> <tr> <td align="center"><a href= "http://www.visualtour.com/showvt.asp?t=2452403" style= "color: #0967ad;text-decoration: none" target="_blank"><img alt="" height="150" src= "http://www.visualtour.com/tours/2011/02452000/2452403/photo.jpg" style= "border-bottom: 0px;border-left: 0px;border-right: 0px;border-top: 0px;padding-top: 10px;vertical-align: middle" width="200" /></a></td> </tr> <tr> <td align="center"><a href= "http://www.visualtour.com/showvt.asp?t=2452403" style= "color: #0967ad;text-decoration: none" target="_blank"><img alt= "Play VisualTour" border="0" src= "https://s3.amazonaws.com/files.usmre.com/5577/blog/misc/playbutton_animated.gif" style="padding-bottom: 2px" /></a></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> Uncategorized Mon, 16 May 2011 16:16:00 -0400