Hector del Gaiso's Blog Posts

Uncertainty Abounds In The Search For Economic Recovery Timetable

Earlier this week, we discussed how most projections from financial institutions are calling for a quick V-shaped recovery from this economic downturn, and there’s research on previous

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Freddie Mac Mortgage Rates Inch Higher On Positive Jobs Report

Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates inch higher on positive jobs reportEdge closer to 4%The average 30-year fixed mortgage rate inched higher due to a better than expected November employment report,

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Zillow Yes Owning A Home Beats Renting But There Are Still Challenges

Zillow: Yes, owning a home beats renting but there are still challengesEspecially for first-time buyers, MillennialsThere are plenty of articles out there telling potential homeowners that now is a

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Freddie Mac Mortgage Rates Move Higher Amid Potential Interest Rate Hike

Freddie Mac: Mortgage rates move higher amid potential interest rate hike30-year, FRM reaches highest level since JulyAverage fixed mortgage rates continued to trend higher amid market expectations

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Best Time To Sell Home In Eight Years

RealtyTrac: 3Q most profitable time to sell home in eight yearsA good decision to sellHomeowners who sold during the third quarter made more on average than any other quarter over the past eight

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4 Tips For Replacing Appliances With EnergyEfficient Models

Buying appliances that use less power can be a smart thing to do, but figuring out when to swap an existing model for what's often a more expensive version can be tough. The payback for new, energy

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Halloween Lighting In Riverside

When there’s a something strange in your neighborhood, who are you going to call? For one Inland Empire neighborhood, this strange occurrence happens every year. We’re talking about the

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French Valley Air Show

2015 marks the inaugural French Valley Air Show in Murrieta, CA.  The French Valley Air Show – Wings, Wine and Craft Brew Fest will take place Saturday, November 7th from 9 a.m. to

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Interest Rates Not Going Up Just Yet

The Federal Reserve decided not to increase interest rates due to a weak international economy. It is expected however, that they will eventually start raising rates, most likely at the start of

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The Recovery Of The Real Estate Market Is Gaining Traction

According to a tracking firm, sales in Southern California rose 18% from a year ago, reaching their highest point since 2006. Sales rose by double digits percentage-wise in all six counties

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