Monthly Archives: February 2013

FHA Loans for First Time Buyers

Feb 19, 2013 |

If you’re looking forward to buying your first home, but you’re concerned about qualifying for a traditional home loan, you might want to consider applying for an FHA loan. The FHA, or Federal Housing Administration, has been offering mortgage insurance since the 1930s, and offers buyers a means of getting a mortgage that they might […more]

Austin Housing Market Continues to Show Improvement

Feb 18, 2013 |

According to a report released by Metrostudy, Austin home sales continue to rise. With mortgage rates remaining low, the study shows a supportive climate for continual improvement in the Austin housing market.Eldon Rude, who is the director of Metrostudy’s Austin market, indicated that prospective buyers should expect home prices to continue to rise in the […more]