Freddie Says: Mortgage Rates Steady

Freddie Mac recently released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates largely holding steady from the previous week, remaining near their 65-year record lows, and continuing to provide support for the housing recovery. Results showed that the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 3.52 … Continue reading

Another sign of a building economy: Spec homes back on Collier, Lee market

Another sign of a building economy: Spec homes back on Collier, Lee market

By LAURA LAYDEN | Sunday, February 17, 2013 NAPLES — Builders in the Naples market are investing millions in houses with no buyers.With the housing market on the rebound, the speculative, or so called “spec” market has made a comeback, especially in areas near the water such as Port Royal, Aqualane … Continue reading