Fed boosts interest rates but softens 2019 plans

Fed boosts interest rates but softens 2019 plans WASHINGTON – Dec. 20, 2018 – The economic outlook hasn’t been quite...

FHFA increases max loan rates for 2019

FHFA increases max loan rates for 2019 WASHINGTON – Nov. 28, 2018 – In response to rising home prices, the...

15% of all U.S. second homes located in Fla.

15% of all U.S. second homes located in Fla. WASHINGTON – Dec. 11, 2018 – The U.S. has about 7.4...

Mortgage rates fall to 3-month low

Mortgage rates fall to 3-month low – 30-year at 4.63% WASHINGTON (AP) – Dec. 13, 2018 – U.S. long-term mortgage...

The secret to Florida-friendly lawns? More plants, less lawn

http://www.silvermanfirst.com/wp-admin/media-upload.php?post_id=6760&type=image&TB_iframe=1 VENICE, Fla. – Dec. 14, 2018 – Less is best. Grass, that is. That summed up one attendee’s learning...

Owners again starting to cash in on their home’s equity

Owners again starting to cash in on their home’s equity WASHINGTON – Dec. 3, 2018 – More than 80 percent...