5 Home Maintenance Tips for Fall

Your clients may be able to shave up to 30 percent off their energy bills this fall by conducting appropriate preparation measures on their home. For example, stripping and caulking the home to prevent drafts could be a major money saver, according to WIN Home Inspection. WIN President Steve Wadlington offers the following five tips … Read more

Are Supply Woes Causing Loan Demand Drop?

The number of mortgage applications for home purchases continues to underwhelm, despite rates being at their lowest levels since November. Mortgage applications for purchasing a home dropped 3 percent last week on a seasonally adjusted basis. The annual gain in purchase applications remains positive (4 percent higher than a year ago), but they’re narrowing as the supply … Read more

Wells Fargo Sued Over Rate Lock-in Fees

A homeowner has filed a class action lawsuit against mortgage giant Wells Fargo, accusing the lender of charging thousands of customers extra fees to extend their interest rate lock-ins after borrowers’ mortgage applications were delayed. The lawsuit was a filed by a homeowner in San Francisco federal court on Monday. The lawsuit alleges that Wells … Read more