January 27, 2022

I hope you are having a wonderful week, and I hope things are going well. I keep hearing clients upset about interest rates climbing, and yesterday’s word from the Federal Reserve did not help things in the short term. I hate speaking about interest rates because they are out of my control! The one thing… [Read More]

January 25, 2022

I hope you are doing well, and I hope you had a wonderful weekend! I know that I had a little bit of breakdown during that Rams game on Sunday, but aside from that, the weekend was awesome! We have seen some volatility in interest rates lately, and we have some more bad news on… [Read More]

January 13, 2022

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I hope you are doing well, and I hope you are ready for an exciting and busy extended weekend! If you were living in Boise today, the high would be 38 degrees and the low a mere 25 degrees. For the past couple of weeks, I have been writing about the fears of a first-time… [Read More]

January 11, 2022

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I hope you had a wonderful weekend, and if you’re a football fan, it was pretty exciting! I had to laugh at a client that moved to Nashville last year, and they are thinking of moving back? 30 was the low in Nashville yesterday, and 44 was high! Today our low is 50, and the… [Read More]

December 30, 2021

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I hope you are doing well and I really can’t believe that this is the last “full work day” of the year. What a crazy year it has been, and I want to thank you for the kindness, the business, and the professionalism you displayed this year! I don’t want your business for those of… [Read More]

December 21, 2021

I hope you are doing well, and I hope you are enjoying your Holiday Season so far. We had an interesting graduation weekend in Texas, but we are all back and safe, with just one new broken bone (Spencer’s “boyfriend”), a head cold, and a college diploma from TCU for our bonus daughter Spencer. We… [Read More]

December 2, 2021

I hope you are doing well and having a wonderful week. I know it is just the beginning of December, but things are still hopping and inventory is as low as I have seen it! On Tuesday, Fannie and Freddie changed the loan limits to $647,200.00 for conforming and $970,800.00 for high balance. What does… [Read More]

November 18, 2021

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What terrible weather we are having here in California! It’s raining in Nashville with a low of 30 today. I want to do this every day for the Cali haters. LOL. USC recently did a study on rental prices here in the Southland, and they are predicting sharp increases in rents over the next couple… [Read More]

November 16, 2021

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I hope you had a wonderful weekend, and I hope that you enjoyed our 90-degree weather in the middle of November. I know it sucks!!! So I got carded this weekend when we went to brunch in Los Angeles. Yes, they wanted a vaccine card and Driver’s License. When people hear the word Bridge Loan,… [Read More]

November 12, 2021

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I hope you had a wonderful Veteran’s Day, and I hope you are ready for another great weekend. Yes, this email is coming out a day late, and it truly is not my fault. Our office was closed yesterday, but I was in the office and had no clue how to send an email from… [Read More]