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Jason Haeger is the Webmaster and Editor of Benchmark.us and the Benchmark.us network of websites. In addition to design, web development, and writing, he enjoys playing guitar, gardening, reading, and spending time with his wife and kids.

Is waiting for lower interest rates a mistake?

With mortgage interest rates at a level not seen for over a decade (see chart below), the question of whether to wait for interest rates to fall is creeping in. This is not unreasonable, however, it does beg the question. Are rates actually high? If you take a look at the chart below, you can …

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New appraisal and origination requirement changes announced due to COVID-19

Special measures have been taken to help account for challenges facing the real estate market due to COVID-19. Here are the temporary flexibilities in place to facility the continuation of transactions for buyers.

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