Mortgage bonds broke through the resistance level and continued to close above the highs from the previous days. The gamble to float last week paid off, but this is a new week with a busy economic calendar. Should you lock or float? Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) shares his opinion in today’s Mortgage Report.

You may know him as Bob Johnson, the senior mortgage advisor at Wallick & Volk, the nation’s oldest privately-held mortgage company. Bob Johnson has helped more than 25,000 families get into the homes of their dreams, in 20 plus years of lending service.

Now with five offices across the DFW metroplex, the nation’s oldest mortgage firm is helping thousands of consumers get into homes with the most up-to-date financial information possible. Wallick & Volk brings experience and integrity into every single loan, but they also deliver a highly personalized touch that conforms to each client’s need. Is it speed of delivery, unique products, total transaction transparency, or great pricing you need? Wallick & Volk has it all in a broker-friendly banking platform that can do the impossible when it comes to home financing.

THIS WEEK: Mortgage bonds broke through the resistance level and continued to close above the highs from the previous days. Bonds now have a clear path to the next resistance level at 103.2. Considering this week’s events, should you lock or float?

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Horse-lover's Dream House Near Equestrian Trails at Lake Ray Roberts | CandysDirt.com

I’ve found an exceptional equestrian property sitting on almost 10 acres on the shores of Lake Ray Roberts, about an hour north of Dallas. 

The expansive home at 7621 Sierra Lane in Pilot Point is a true luxury horse estate with a gorgeous custom home. Its Southern-style exterior leads to a high-end transitional interior with 20,437 square feet. You’ve got to see this in person to truly appreciate how unusual it is for our North Texas market. 

“This is a remarkable plantation-style home set on a picturesque 9.72 acres with a luxury swimming pool, outdoor areas, and multi-stall barn,” said listing agent Jason Haugen with eXp Realty. “It’s right next to the equestrian trails on the shores of Lake Ray Roberts — everything about this property makes it a dream for the serious horse lover.” 

This estate has six bedrooms (including two masters), five full bathrooms, four half baths, four living areas, two dining areas, on three stories with an elevator and a gated entrance and guest quarters, built in 2015. Can I give you a tour?  

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Technical and Market related news will drive rates to the resistance level, but will it break through and make a run up to the 103 mark? If you’re a gambling man, you hold and wait for the run up. Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) shares his lock or float position in today’s Mortgage Report.

You may know him as Bob Johnson, the senior mortgage advisor at Wallick & Volk, the nation’s oldest privately-held mortgage company. Bob Johnson has helped more than 25,000 families get into the homes of their dreams, in 20 plus years of lending service.

Now with five offices across the DFW metroplex, the nation’s oldest mortgage firm is helping thousands of consumers get into homes with the most up-to-date financial information possible. Wallick & Volk brings experience and integrity into every single loan, but they also deliver a highly personalized touch that conforms to each client’s need. Is it speed of delivery, unique products, total transaction transparency, or great pricing you need? Wallick & Volk has it all in a broker-friendly banking platform that can do the impossible when it comes to home financing.

THIS WEEK: Are you a gambler? Market news could tempt you to place a bet on mortgage rates as they are driven to the resistance level. Should you lock or float?

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Last week, we talked about what an underwriter is looking for when qualifying a buyer for pre-approval. This week, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) is here to shed some light on making an offer.

Are you losing out every time you put an offer on a home? Does your mortgage letter state you have been pre-qualified for your home loan? Need to close quick but not sure how to accomplish it. Winning the offer and getting approved is all about playing offense, Johnson says. In today’s BobMortgage Zone, Bob Johnson of Wallick & Volk gives you the insider tips to winning the offer and unlocking your approval.

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For a lot of first-time homebuyers, the pre-approval process is quite intimidating. With years of experience in the home loan industry, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) is here to offer a few tips to help you go on the offense — a key strategy to get pre-approved.

Ever wonder what the underwriter looks for when they decide to either approve or deny your home loan? You pay your bills on-time and can make your rent payment monthly, but you’re afraid you won’t be approved. In today’s BobMortgage Zone, Bob Johnson of Wallick & Volk, the nation’s oldest private mortgage lender, gives you the four keys to unlocking your approval.

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Mortgage bonds are positioned to make a run up, which would lower interest rates. Will bonds remain above the 25-day and 200-day Moving Averages? What is the impact on mortgage rates?. Which way will they go? Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) shares his position in today’s Mortgage Report.

You may know him as Bob Johnson, the senior mortgage advisor at Wallick & Volk, the nation’s oldest privately-held mortgage company. Bob Johnson has helped more than 25,000 families get into the homes of their dreams, in 20 plus years of lending service.

Now with five offices across the DFW metroplex, the nation’s oldest mortgage firm is helping thousands of consumers get into homes with the most up-to-date financial information possible. Wallick & Volk brings experience and integrity into every single loan, but they also deliver a highly personalized touch that conforms to each client’s need. Is it speed of delivery, unique products, total transaction transparency, or great pricing you need? Wallick & Volk has it all in a broker-friendly banking platform that can do the impossible when it comes to home financing.

THIS WEEK: Mortgage bonds are positioned to make a run up, which would lower interest rates. Will bonds remain above the 25-day and 200-day Moving Averages? 

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Find a Taste of the Hill Country on this Custom Country Estate with 21 Acres | CandysDirt.com

Take a moment and marvel at a slice of the Texas Hill Country in the gorgeous custom estate on 21 acres at 661 Driftwood Ranch Trail.

Located in the gated community of Driftwood Ranch on the Brazos, this remarkable property sits on the headwaters of Lake Granbury. That’s just 12 miles south of Weatherford and 45 minutes southwest of Fort Worth.

With a 3,589-square-foot house and 2,500-square-foot shop and a four-stall horse barn, this is a gentleman’s ranch with luxury amenities and a serene atmosphere. Austin stone and cedar clad the house, and those materials accent the interior, as well.

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The Fed raised rates by 25 basis points, says Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage). How will this affect mortgages? He shares his position in today’s Mortgage Report.

You may know him as Bob Johnson, the senior mortgage advisor at Wallick & Volk, the nation’s oldest privately-held mortgage company. Bob Johnson has helped more than 25,000 families get into the homes of their dreams, in 20 plus years of lending service.

Now with five offices across the DFW metroplex, the nation’s oldest mortgage firm is helping thousands of consumers get into homes with the most up-to-date financial information possible. Wallick & Volk brings experience and integrity into every single loan, but they also deliver a highly personalized touch that conforms to each client’s need. Is it speed of delivery, unique products, total transaction transparency, or great pricing you need? Wallick & Volk has it all in a broker-friendly banking platform that can do the impossible when it comes to home financing.

THIS WEEK: The Fed raised the Fed funds rate by 25 basis points last week and will there be a 3rd rate hike in 2017. What is the impact on mortgage rates? Which way will they go? 

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