Housing Starts and Permits

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Housing Starts, which gives us a reading on new construction, were up 5.7%.  Additionally, last month’s figure was revised higher, which actually makes today’s gain look smaller.  Factoring in the revision, Starts were really up over 8%.  And the Starts were mostly in Single Family, which is what we want to see.  Single family starts were up over 6%. Permits, …

Five Star Award Winner

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Five Star Professional is pleased to announce that Julie C. Nichols is a 2019 Five Star Mortgage Professional! Julie C. is among an elite group of professionals honored with the Five Star award in the Dallas/Fort Worth area.   The Five Star Mortgage Professional award recognizes professionals who excel in client satisfaction. All award winners are chosen after undergoing rigorous research, including client nominations and evaluations, regulatory …

Bigger Wave of Potential Buyers

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  The amount of individuals turning the median home buying age, which is 34, is increasing significantly over the next several years.  That means that there will be a larger amount of individuals coming to market to either purchase or rent a home.  Zillow estimates that 3.11 million people are projected to enter the market by 2028, which is an …

Case-Shiller Home Price Index

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  Case-Shiller Home Price Index was released, which gives us an important, yet slightly dated, read on appreciation.  Case Shiller has a few indexes, two of which we pay the most attention: The National Index and the 20-city Index. The National Index, which covers all nine U.S. Census divisions, reported a 4% annual gain in February, down from 4.2% seen …

Congrats Kashif on your new home

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Thank you Kashif for letting me help you with your mortgage and thank you for the time you spend being an educator! Heather Tinglov with Coldwell Banker did a great job helping you find your home and being so organized.

Its Springtime in Texas!

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Texas Bluebonnets are in full Bloom!  Share your favorite bluebonnet photos with me in the comments!       Visit my website at: www.julieCnichols.com or contact me with any of your home loan questions, NMLS #280620.  Download my mobile app from the app store: https://apply.highlandsmortgage.com/cs6zs      [tags Mortgage, Real Estate], [category Mortgage], #MortgageBlog, #NicholsTeam, #JulieCNichols, #HighlandsResidentialMortgage, #BestMortgageLender    

Mortgages made easy

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Thank you Trevor for the great review!   On the Tish Ashley team, we try hard to make the loan process as smooth as possible.  https://socialsurvey.me/pages/tish-ashley/5caca6cae4b0b82c4c2b0fc0

It’s almost Tax Day!

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Wondering what smart investment to buy with your tax refund?  How about a down payment on a new house?  Give me a call today!       The views expressed are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of my employer. Visit my website at: www.julieCnichols.com or contact me with any of your home loan questions, NMLS #280620.  …

Congratulations Trevor & Kathryn

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Congrats Trevor & Kathryn on your new beautiful Bloomfield home!  And OMG thanks for all the laughs!   Trevor you should be comedian when Kathryn lets you out of that dog house! HA!   The views expressed are my own and do not necessarily reflect the views of my employer. Visit my website at: www.julieCnichols.com or contact me with any of …