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Mortgage Rates at a Glance

Mortgage Rates at a Glance

Conventional and Government (FHA and VA) lenders set their rates based on the pricing of Mortgage-Backed Securities (MBS) which are traded in real time, all day in the bond market.

Mortgage Insurance, what is it?

Mortgage Insurance, what is it?

Whether you’re in the process of buying your first home or you’ve been a homeowner for years, there are few phrases that hit right to the bone like “mortgage insurance.”

Welcome Home, Fall

Welcome Home, Fall

The arrival of fall is like welcoming a house guest that you look forward to having every year: it’s cool and friendly, there’s always something fun to do, and you can’t help but sip hot cider...

Family-Friendly Outings in Kansas City

Family-Friendly Outings in Kansas City

For families with children looking for something fun to do, Friday nights used to be filled with decisions between hiring a sitter or resigning to a completely kid-centric activity. Thankfully, as...