Monthly Archives: October 2006

Interest Rate News from HSH Associates

Excerpts from HSH newsletter for the week ending October 27, 2006: Fixed mortgage interest rates barely budged this week as the average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) increased by two basis points. As expected, the Federal Reserve left interest rates untouched … Continue reading

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South Bay Quarterly Real Estate Update

The following was included in my quarterly real estate update newsletter recently sent to my clients: 1. Sales activity in the ┬áreal estate market for the Palos Verdes Peninsula and the South Bay continued to slow during the 3rd quarter … Continue reading

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Interest Rate News from HSH Associates

Excerpts from HSH newsletter for the week ended October 6, 2006: Mortgage rates ticked barely higher this week. The interesting selloff on Friday hasn’t changed the big picture in terms of the Fed and economy too much, but points to … Continue reading

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Moody’s Economy.com predicts some price declines

A recent report released on October 5, 2006 by Moody’s Economy.com Inc., calls for possible declines in home prices of over 10% in 20 metro areas, however Los Angeles was not one of the areas listed. Price declines in Los … Continue reading

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UCLA Anderson School Releases Real Estate Forecast

The UCLA Anderson School of Business Forcast, released on September 28, 2006, calls for flat home prices for the next 5 years, and stated that “prices, at least in California, probably won’t decline significantly anytime soon.” Although the report does … Continue reading

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