Monthly Archives: February 2007

“Home Prices Remain Steady” – Los Angeles Times

Excerpts from an aticle published 2/15/07 in the Business Section of the Los Angeles Times with the headline “Home Prices Remain Steady – The Southland median in January is $485,000, defying expectations that it would be lower”: “Southern California housing … Continue reading

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Fortune Magazine and Zillow.com – A Follow-up

Below, I posted a blog about an article that Fortune magazine published in its 2/7/07 issue on zillow.com, the internet site that purports to provide an estimate of the market value of a home. Following is an email which I … Continue reading

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Fortune Magazine and Zillow.com–Zillow Debunked

The Fortune Magazine aricle ¬†on Zillow.com published in the February 7, 2007 issue, completely ignores the fact that you simply can not estimate a property’s market value given the limited public information available, such as the age of the home, … Continue reading

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Interest Rate Update from HSH Associates

Excerpts from HSH Associates Newsletter for the week ending February 2, 2007: Mortgage rates continue to move higher, with the average 30-year fixed rate mortgage (FRM) climbing by seven basis points (.07) to 6.45%, according to the nation’s widest survey … Continue reading

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