Tag: mortgage rates

Home Interest Rate

In today’s housing market, home interest rates are steadily rising. Due to the increased interest rates, some homeowners may choose adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) over traditional fixed-rate mortgages. The experts at Indigo Mortgage in New Mexico can help you better understand which home mortgage type is best for you. An adjustable-rate mortgage (ARM) is when the

Even the team at Indigo Mortgage in Albuquerque gets mortgage offers in the mail—and some of them are borderline unethical. Here’s a recent example: our company owner, Ben Lucero received a letter in the mail from a lender he’d never heard of. They offered a 1.75% interest rate and the direct mail piece said he

As 2021 wraps up, you’re probably hearing the news that the Federal Reserve has been meeting, planning to address the rising inflation that’s happening across the United States. A couple of actions that the Federal Reserve can take to try to lessen inflation are raising the federal funds rate and quantitative easing. Today, the federal

Mortgage Shopping

Here’s some great news for New Mexico homebuyers! Fannie Mae (the Federal National Mortgage Association) and Freddie Mac (Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation), the private corporations chartered by Congress to provide stability and affordability to the mortgage market, have raised the maximum loan limit from $548,000 to $625,000. This increase means that a borrower can