Why mortgages, other interest rates could go up faster than you think…

Interest rates may be going up even faster than you think. That’s because the Federal Reserve, in the minutes from its last meeting, announced that it would begin to shrink its balance sheet, ending some of the extreme measures it took to save the economy during the financial crisis. Keep reading… http://www.cnbc.com/2017/04/05/mortgages-and-other-rates-could-go-up-even-faster-than-markets-thought.html

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Denver Metro Area’s Top 100 residential real estate agents!

DENVER, COLO., Feb. 22, 2017 – Vivi, with Cherry Creek Properties LLC, was named one of the Denver Metro Area’s Top 100 residential real estate agents by The Dowling Group and Denver Business Journal for total sales volume in 2016.  Vivi was honored as a “2016 Mile High Leader” at a recent awards ceremony at the Brown Palace Hotel. “With over 16,000

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The cost of RENTING vs. BUYING

Every market is different. Before you renew your lease again, find out if you could use your housing costs to own a home of your own! Some Highlights: Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a close decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today

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The Impact of Home Ownership on Educational Achievement

The National Association of Realtors recently released a study titled ‘Social Benefits of Homeownership and Stable Housing.’ The study confirmed a long-standing belief of most Americans: “Owning a home embodies the promise of individual autonomy and is the aspiration of most American households. Homeownership allows households to accumulate wealth and social status, and is the

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What happens if Dodd-Frank is repealed?

There are lots of opinions out there on the consequences of repealing the Dodd-Frank legislation of 2010. No matter which side of the political spectrum you stand, it’s important to be current on what this repeal means to you if you are considering purchasing or selling a home. Here are two articles tackling the issue

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