Home Buying

Buying a House This Year? This Should Be Your 1st Step!

In many markets across the country, the number of buyers searching for their dream homes outnumbers the number of homes for sale. This has led to a competitive marketplace where buyers often need to stand out. One way to show that you are serious about buying your dream home is to get pre-qualified or pre-approved for a …

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Mortgage and Financing

MBA: Mortgage applications jump more than 20%

Increase 23.5% from the previous week January 9, 2019 Alcynna Lloyd Mortgage applications reversed course, rising 23.5% for the week ending Jan 4, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association‘s weekly Mortgage Applications Survey. Notably, this week’s reading includes adjustments to account for the New Year’s holiday. “Mortgage rates fell across the board last …

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Market Update

Plainfield, Illinois Market Update – December 2018

Here is the December 2018 residential real estate market update. December Plainfield, Illinois Property sales were 93, down -14.7% from 109 in December of 2017 and -35.0% lower than the 143 sales last month. The Average Sales Price in December was $269,457, up 14.8% from $234,820 in December of 2017 and up 2.2% from $263,722 …

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