Tag Archive: Buyers

Mortgage Rates Continue to Rise

Last week I did a post highlighting the rise in interest rates over the course of the previous 5 days. Well the trend has continued. The rate which had gone up from 4.17% ┬áto 4.51% in under five days is now up to 4.625%. The current rate includes one discount point (1% of the loan…

Relocating to DC? – Consider Renting First

For anyone relocating, or considering a relocation to the DC area my recommendation is almost always to rent first. Northern Virginia, DC, and Maryland offer a wide array of viable communities, each with its own perks and drawbacks. There are a number of great school systems to choose from, and there are locations that are…