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Mortgage Applications Change Course After Three-Week Run

After three weeks of increases, mortgage applications decreased 5.4% from one week earlier, according to the latest Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) for the week ending July 1, 2022. This week’s results include a holiday adjustment to account for early closings the Friday before Independence Day. Additional key findings: The Market…

WATCH: How the New Age of Home Inspections Can Raise the Agent Value Prop

Amidst the real estate market’s roller coaster ride of the past two-plus years, one of the pillars of a successful real estate transaction—the home inspection—fell by the wayside as buyers maneuvered around stiff competition to secure a home. In this conversation with one of the home inspection industry’s leading authorities—Dan Steward, president & CEO of…