Presidential Election vs. The Real Estate Market

Not sure if the rumors are true, but I’ve heard talk of an election coming up soon.  Oh, wait a minute, that’s right…Now I vaguely remember the constant media ads pleading for my vote nearly every waking second of every day.  I can’t even get through an episode...

Future of 30-year mortgages at risk?

Proposals to phase out Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac may make 30-year fixed-rate mortgages harder to find, housing experts say. An outline drafted by the Treasury Department, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, and the White House and circulated last month...