Refinancing dries up

Refinancing dries up. USA, New York – Call-center employees who handle customer refinance requests are the most vulnerable as rates have started to climb, analysts said. With mortgage applications falling to their lowest since late-2014, the US home lending industry is facing a major overhaul in how it works and manages staffing levels. Call centre …

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Contemporary lifestyle in Killarney

Contemporary lifestyle in Killarney. The picturesque suburb of Killarney, north of Johannesburg continues to be a sought after home location, thanks to its eclectic mixture of architectural styles, and contemporary community lifestyle. Conveniently located just off the M1 freeway with easy access to the Johannesburg CBD and neighbouring suburbs including Melrose, Rosebank, Parktown, Braamfontein and …

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Mortgage applications fall

Mortgage applications fall. USA – Extremely weak demand for mortgage refinances has been driving the overall drain on mortgage lending. Refinance volume is highly rate-sensitive, and interest rates are now about a full percentage point higher than they were one year ago. In order to afford more home, more homebuyers are turning to riskier, adjustable-rate …

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