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Record low housing inventory: What does it mean for consumers?

Record low housing inventory: What does it mean for consumers?

According to a recent CNBC article, November housing inventory hit an all-time low for the month since the National Association of Realtors began tracking it in 1999. A lack of inventory is being seen in nearly all segments of the market (except high-end homes), but...

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Five Tips to Help You Pay Off Holiday Debt

Five Tips to Help You Pay Off Holiday Debt

Holiday bills got you down? If so, you’re not alone. According to the 2019 Bankrate Holiday Gifting Survey[1], more than 60% of Americans feel pressure to overspend during the holiday season. If you’re among them, here are five tips to help you reduce your debt...

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HFG Ranked Top 3 Best Places To Work 2019

HFG Ranked Top 3 Best Places To Work 2019

For the 15th consecutive year, we are proud to announce that Homeowners Financial Group has been honored as a Best Places To Work! This highly prestigious award is based on anonymous and comprehensive employee surveys evaluating a range of organizational health...

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Federal Reserve Rate Announcement 12/11/2019

Federal Reserve Rate Announcement 12/11/2019

In a unanimous vote today, the Federal Reserve decided to maintain the federal funds target range of 1.50% - 1.75%. The Fed suggested it will leave rates unchanged through the end of 2020. After the vote, Chairman Jerome Powell said that he would need to see a...

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Digital Mortgage Application Simplifies Homebuying Experience

Digital Mortgage Application Simplifies Homebuying Experience

At Homeowners Financial Group, we understand that buying a home can be stressful. But we believe that having the freedom to choose how you complete your mortgage application can alleviate much of that stress. Our digital mortgage application helps streamline the...

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Homie Highlight: Adam Buttermore

Homie Highlight: Adam Buttermore

The word SOLID has many definitions:Merriam-Webster: of good substantial qualityCambridge Dictionary: made in a way that is strongDictionary.com: without openings or breaksEnglish slang: he is the best, that dude is solid Regional Manager, Chris Viviano, describes his...

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FHA Loan Limit Increase for 2020

FHA Loan Limit Increase for 2020

Great news for homeowners and homebuyers! The Federal Housing Administration (FHA) announced increased loan limits for 2020, reaching nearly all areas of the country. The new loan limit will be $331,760 for a one-unit property. In areas defined by FHA as ‘high-cost,’...

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Mortgage Matters: December 2019

Mortgage Matters: December 2019

Holiday Cheer Throughout the Year The holidays are a wonderful time of year to show family and friends how much they mean to you. But the expenses that often accompany the season—from gifts and decorations to food and drinks for entertaining—can add up quickly,...

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Conforming Loan Limit Increase for 2020

Conforming Loan Limit Increase for 2020

Great news for homeowners and homebuyers! The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) today announced the maximum conforming loan limits for mortgages to be acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac in 2020.  In most of the U.S., the 2020 maximum conforming loan limit for...

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