Friday, February 1, 2013
Data out today from Equifax shows the number of consumers with sub-prime credit scores is shrinking across the country and more home buyers can now be helped with home financing!
Nationally, the total number of consumers with Equifax credit scores below 620 fell 2.1 percent, or by about 1 million consumers, in the third quarter of 2012 versus the third quarter of 2011.
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Home ownership has a significant impact on net worth, educational achievement, civic participation, health, and overall quality of life. And, home ownership helps create jobs—lots of them—right here at home.
- For every two homes sold, one job is created in the U.S.
- Each purchase generates as much as $60,000 in economic activity over time.
2. Cut Out the PMI PMI protects the lender in case of loan default If you borrow more than 80% of the value of your home, you normally...
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