Improving your credit score
To avoid another real estate bubble, many lenders have tightened their mortgage requirements. According to a report by the Federal Reserve, a majority of banks are less likely to offer loans to people with a FICO score of 620 and a 10 percent down payment than they were in 2006. Lenders were also less likely to do so even for those with a score of 720. The good news though is there are some tactics that consumers can employ to raise their scores.
Making sense of the story
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Economists weigh in on the real estate market
Why waiting to buy can hurt your retirement
The number one reason for mortgage declines
The holidays may decide the fate of the housing market
What will affect home values?
Housing tipping to buyer's market
Why Prop 5 restores fairness to tax system
Is a 'Generational Housing Bubble' Taking Shape?
How high will home prices go?
Are Homes More Affordable Than We Thought?
What home sellers can expect in 2018
Most say tax law will change their plans to buy a home
SD home prices rising at third-highest rate in nation
5 Changes Under the New Tax Law
No Housing Bubble...Yet
San Diego home price increases outpace nation
Homebuyers rush to riskier mortgages
Why It's a Better Time for Buyers on a Budget to Purchase a Home
My newfound purpose
Is it time to sell, San Diego?
The American Dream
Why are renters staying put?
Homeowner Value Estimates vs. Appraisals
San Diego 8th Hottest Real Estate Market
8 Questions to Ask When Deciding to Rent or Buy
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