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Mortgage Interest Rates on the RiseMortgage interest rates are currently the highest they have been in four years…hovering around 4.5% for a 30 year fixed rate mortgage. While still historically low based on the past few decades, we have become used to rates being at or under 4%. This may not seem like a significant […]Continue reading
is buying a home more affordable than renting?Over the past several years, rental prices have been stable even though renter’s incomes have been increasing nationally. Recently, according to Zillow, rents across the nation have increased by 2.6% since last December. The national median rent price is now $1,439, which is the highest ever recorded by […]Continue reading
Shelton CT Real estate market report January 2018The Shelton real estate market for December 2017 was not quite as busy as the same period last year when the total sales were 41 compared to this year at 27, a decrease of about 35%. I believe the reason that this number dropped is due to the […]Continue reading
How does the new tax law effect home ownership?How Does the Tax Reform Impact Homeownership?The new bill that was passed into law in December, The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, will have significant changes to the deductions that homeowner’s will be able to claim on their next income tax filing.Most American’s will be seeing a […]Continue reading