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Refinancing your Austin home makes a lot of sense right now

Should you refinance your home?

Sylvia and I just refinanced our Austin home. When we bought the home in 2010, 4.75% interest on a 30 year loan was the lowest interest rate we’d ever had on any real estate loan, ever. Yesterday we refinanced at 2.75% for 15 years. Bottom line, this will save us about $40K in interest payments […]

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Posted by Steve
6 years ago

Buyer Happiness was Higher in Austin Seller’s Market

worried home buyer in Austin

What makes Austin real estate buyers happy? The answer may surprise you. What apparently doesn’t make a buyer happy is a rock bottom price at a 4.37% interest rate. If that was the case, there’d be far less buyer angst and hand wringing than there is now in the Austin real estate market. We’d have […]

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Posted by Steve
8 years ago