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Pending Home Sales Decline 1.9% in June 2021
NAR released a summary of pending home sales data showing that June's pending home sales pace declined 1.9% last month and fell 1.9% from a year ago. Pending......

Mortgage and real estate news this week: Homeowners are refinancing again, rates stay low and more
...market might be slowing down a bit, but it’s still sizzling. Mortgage rates, meanwhile, remain near record lows. Here’s what you need to know in mortgages and real estate this week. 1. Some......

Setting The Right Goals In The Right Way
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Last-Minute Effort to Extend Eviction Ban, Housing Providers Upset
...jurisdictions to “urgently accelerate” their efforts to disburse emergency rental assistance funds. NAR Speaks Out The National Association of REALTORS® “is prepared to oppose vigorously......

15-Year Fixed-Rate Mortgages Reach Record Low
...30, 2021 Borrowers can still take advantage of some of the lowest mortgage rates of all time. For the fifth consecutive week, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has remained below 3%. Also......

5 ways to use your brokerage like a savings account
...offers 0.01 percent on balances in a Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC)-protected account , meaning your account is protected up to $250,000. Meanwhile, Charles Schwab offers an FDIC account......

Rebording And The New Adventure Of Going To Work, Part 1
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Fannie, Freddie, FHA offer some tenants relief as eviction ban ends
...a recommendation by the Biden administration. Mortgage servicers can proceed with certain foreclosures after a ban on these ends on July 31, but no evictions of the renters on the properties......

Scared home sellers boost affordable housing inventory
The fear of imminent foreclosure brought more listings to the housing market’s lowest price tier in the second quarter, a report from Redfin found. The number of active for-sale properties......

Mixed Messages About Delta Variant Could Worsen Covid Crisis
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Sales Managers Can Have A More Predictable, Successful, Low-Stress Job By Doing This One Thing
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FHA Extends Eviction Moratorium For Foreclosed Loan Borrowers
...The Market For $32.5 Million Mortgage servicers can initiate or continue foreclosures in accordance with FHA requirements once the single-family foreclosure moratorium expires as planned on......

How To Use Personal Branding To Advance Your Career
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Racial gap in mortgages widened by pandemic, Morgan Stanley says
...suggested that agencies established to improve the flow of credit in the housing market — Fannie, Freddie and Ginnie — “can mitigate racial disparities in mortgage denials by disclosing mortgage......

Is Employee Advocacy Really Worth It?
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Baseball’s Work-Life Lessons
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Changemaker Interview: Maggie Hureau, Head Of Social Impact, Harry’s Inc.
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Here are mortgage rates for July 30, 2021: Major rates varied
Today, mortgage rates were varied. If you haven't locked yet, see how that could affect you. Mortgage rates followed a split path today. While 15-year fixed-rate mortgages saw average rates......

Today’s Mortgage Rates: July 30, 2021—Mortgage Rates Decrease
The rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage declined today, providing buyers and homeowners interested in refinancing a chance to lock in a historically low rate. The average rate on a 30-year fixed......

IPO Or M&A? How Venture Capital Shapes A Startup's Future
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Learn About An Area's Local Housing Market With These 12 Helpful Tips
...to know as much as you can about the area's local housing market. If you're looking for a home, you'll want to gather information to ensure you're making the right decision about where you want......

Michigan's affordable housing crisis could get worse soon: Here's why
...and stagnant incomes and experts say renters face an even tighter affordable housing market and potentially more homelessness and economic insecurity. Stable housing  is key to economic well-being......

How CEOs Can Keep Their Best People Through The Great Resignation
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Ditch Your Comfort Zone – Literally – To Boost Creativity
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