Fixed mortgage rates increased this week following stronger than expected economic data releases. Non-farm payrolls increased by 204,000 in October, above the consensus. In addition, revisions added 60,000 jobs in the prior two months. Preliminary estimates indicate Real GDP growth in the third quarter was 2.8 percent, also above consensus.
Planning an adult only holiday party in your home can be a wonderful way to take the stress out of the holiday season. We all know that this time of year is full of joy, but also filled with crowded stores, hyper children, and overspending. Taking some time to socialize with adult friends can be…Read More »
Thanksgiving and Christmas are still a few weeks away. But, it is never too early to begin organizing for the holidays in your home. Think about how many guests you will be having well in advance so you can prepare enough seating and clean and organize the rooms that need attention. Keep in mind that…Read More »
It’s a hometown tradition! Join the fun at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand with a hometown sing-a-long and sunset tree lighting. The Rehoboth Beach Tree Lighting festivities will take place on Friday, November 29th, 2013 beginning at 6:00 and ending around 7:00pm at the Rehoboth Beach Bandstand Pavilion. For additional information contact Rehoboth Beach Main Street…Read More »
Fixed mortgage interest rates rebounded slightly this week on more positive economic data releases. Production in the manufacturing industry expanded for the fifth month in a row in October to the strongest pace since April 2011. Similarly, the non-manufacturing sector grew for the second consecutive month in October and beat the market consensus forecast of…Read More »
Though we haven’t even gotten to Thanksgiving, some parts of the country are already experiencing winter storms. Now is a good time for preparing your home for winter weather and snow outside your home. You don’t want to be caught unprepared by the first big snowstorm. Make sure that your gutters and down pipes are…Read More »
Returning this fall to Delmarva is “Decorating Delmarva Holiday Fest”. This 2nd Annual 16-night event will take visitors on a 2 mile tour through the North Pole, holiday lights, and community built displays and will conclude in Santa’s Village. In Santa’s Village there will be nightly festival events held in an activity area for children…Read More »
Freddie Mac – October 31: Fixed mortgage interest rates eased further leading up to the Federal Reserve’s (Fed) October 30th monetary policy announcement. The Fed saw improvement in economic activity and labor market conditions since it began its asset purchase program, but noted the recovery in the housing market slowed somewhat in recent months and…Read More »