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Congratulations!

REALTOR® of the Year 2015

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Niel Thomas,
Coldwell Banker Best Properties
(907) 244-5648

REALTOR® Affiliate of the Year 2015

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First American Title
(907)223-8474

 

 NAR Daily News

Borrowing Costs Move Lower This Week

Mortgage rates edged down for the second consecutive week, a temporary reprieve from what had been weeks of rising rates. “After absorbing a mixed December jobs report; the 10-year Treasury yield fell 8 basis points,” says Sean Becketti, Freddie Mac’s chief economist. “The 30-year mortgage rate moved in tandem with Treasury yields falling 8 basis Read More …

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NAR Seeks Quick Confirmation of Carson to Lead HUD

NAR President Bill Brown in a letter yesterday to the leadership of the Senate Banking Committee asked that Dr. Ben Carson be confirmed without delay as secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. “Dr. Carson’s innate understanding  of the key role that hosing plays in the health of individuals and communities will Read More …

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Lenders Aim for 21-Day Closing Window

In an era of bloated closing times, some lenders are looking to quicken the pace it takes to get a buyer to the settlement table. Some lenders are retooling operations and aiming to close a loan within 21 days. For example, national retail lender CrossCountry Mortgage Inc. in Brecksville, Ohio, is committing its staff to Read More …

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Play Up Home’s ‘Hot Spots’ to Warm Up Buyers

A home’s interior can be used to spark “memorable moments” that appeal to homebuyers emotions, new research suggests. Certain rooms in a home can make homeowners conjure up positive emotions and memories. Researchers call those areas “hot spots,” and urge designers to pay careful attention to those spots in making a home more inviting. Read Read More …

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Millennials Are Missing Out on Home Equity

The delay of millennials into homeownership will likely affect their finances for years to come. Real estate wealth has proven to be a major contributor to the financial wealth of previous generations. Indeed, “the most impactful contributor to consumer wealth since the great financial crisis has been growth in home equity,” says Brad Friedlander, managing Read More …

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