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A report by Investors.com reveals that while this year might be a great time to buy a house, certain market conditions, particularly rising home prices and tight competition with cash investors, are making things more difficult for new home buyers to get into the game. Moreover, other groups with money to spare and better credits to show, including real estate investors, move-up buyers, and retirees, are as eager to get their hands on a good home purchase. (more…)

September 13, 2013

First Time Home Buyer in Utah? Quick Tips for Scoring Your Dream Home

A report by Investors.com reveals that while this year might be a great time to buy a house, certain market conditions, particularly rising home prices and tight competition with cash investors, are making things more difficult for new home buyers to get into the game. Moreover, other groups with money Read More
August 13, 2013

A Window of Opportunity for Your Dream Home: Finding Suitable Mortgage Rates in Utah Through Reputable Mortgage Lenders

Freddie Mac recently reported that the average rate on a fixed-term 30-year mortgage has dropped from its record two-year high of 4.51 per cent to settle on 4.37 per cent. The dip came following the Fed’s announcement last week that it will delay the tapering of aggressive bond buying, news Read More
August 9, 2013

The Utah First Time Home Buyer: The Niche That Keeps Real Estate Alive

Recent reports say that the number of first-time home buyers have been on a decline lately. In May, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports that first-time home buyers only accounted for 28 percent of existing-home deals, down from 34 percent in 2012. For the real estate market, this is Read More
July 13, 2013

Altius Mortgage Featured On ABC 4 News

Altius Mortgage’s Dave Monson was recently interviewed by Brian Carlson with ABC 4 News about the recent spike in home mortgage rates. If you are in the market, or you have been sitting on the fence now is the time to buy. . HOME MORTGAGE RATES SPIKING . (more…)
May 2, 2013

A Preliminary Guide for a First Time Home Buyer in Utah

Owning a home has always been part of the great American dream. It’s the culmination of all your hard work and sleepless hours spent trying to provide the best for your family. Buying a home, however, is not always easy and entails certain considerations. A first time home buyer in Read More