You may have heard all of the sputtering talking heads going on and on about how it’s time to buy or refinance your mortgage now before rates get higher. This may be a little bit confusing to you if you’re not really sure if things will get better or worse in the housing markets. Here are a few key metrics to consider when you’re looking to buy or refinance your mortgage now before rates get higher.

Fed: One of the key metrics to deciding whether or not you should buy or refinance your mortgage now before rates get higher is the actions of the Federal Reserve. This is one of the most dull parts of watching the markets tick by but there are some changes afoot which could drastically change the dynamic. The Federal Reserve Chairman is allegedly on his way out and you never know what kind of new policies can affect interest rates which could (more…)

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