Many families have fallen victim to the economic crisis over the last few years. Additionally, many families have fallen victim to ‘life events’ – such as divorce, job loss, a disability, and the list goes on. Unfortunately life does not exempt military families from such events. As such, one of the results of ‘life events’ […]Read More Can I Get a VA Loan After Foreclosure?
from my friend Rob Chrisman (www.robchrisman.com) – Freddie and Fannie (and the FHFA, of course) announced short sale changes scheduled for later this year. Starting November 1, measures will be put in place to make short sales of underwater homes easier for homeowners, including extending help to people who have financial difficulties but haven’t missed […]Read More shortER short sales? and for folks who are NOT currently behind? could it be true??
when is a three-year low EVER a good thing in real estate?? well, in Dallas-Fort Worth real estate terms, a three-year low is GREAT when it involves foreclosures. according to Addison-based Foreclosure Listing Service Inc DFW Rocks! ok, they didn’t say that exactly, but they did report that DFW’s annual residential foreclosure postings have reached their […]Read More FINALLY! let’s hear it for a 3 year LOW!???
the affordability index shows housing is now more affordable than it has been in the past 20 years. how did we get here? according to the case-shiller home price index home prices began to fall in the summer of 2006. overall this decline has been pretty deep with some regions posting a 50% decline. 2009 was […]Read More have you looked at the affordability index for housing, lately??