When you're choosing a new address, how important is it that bus and rail lines serve the neighborhood?
I apologize for the late notice, but we won't be having our regularly scheduled Real Estate Live chat today. I was rarin' to go, but outside forces intervened. Let's blame it on LeBron James. Or BP. Or Lindsay Lohan's manicurist. The chat will be back as scheduled on July 23. Thanks for your patience, and have a fantastic weekend.
Interest rates on 30-year fixed-rate mortgages averaged 4.57 percent this week, Freddie Mac reported this morning. That's down just a hundredth of a percentage point from last week's rate, but it marks the third consecutive week of record-setting lows for the most popular type of home loan. Freddie Mac has been tracking this rate for 39 years.