It’s a big week for market watchers, says Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage), senior mortgage adviser at the nation’s oldest private lender, Wallick & Volk, in the 74th episode of the Mortgage Report.

According to our most-trusted mortgage expert, it’s take-it-to-the-bank certain that the Federal Reserve will raise the Fed Funds rate this week. However, don’t freak out, says BobMortgage, as he walks you through the cause and effect of what happens when the Fed raises rates and how it affects mortgages. Learn more now so you can educate your clients on how this news will affect them:

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When you buy a home, there are quite a few situations where buyers will need to pay cash to during the length of the transaction. But what are they, and how much will it cost? Our most-trusted mortgage expert, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage) pulls back the curtain on how much cash you’ll need to buy a home and the four situations where you’ll need it. 

For first-time buyers, the process of buying a home can be fraught with complications. Thank goodness for BobMortgage, the senior mortgage adviser with the nation’s oldest private lender, Wallick & Volk. Educate yourself and your buyer clients with this week’s BobMortgage Zone!

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Sometimes roles are reversed, and parents end up needing a hand financially. But what’s the best way to help a parent buy a home when they don’t have the financial means to do it themselves? It’s an interesting situation that Bob Johnson (AKA Bob Mortgage) came across recently. In today’s 15th BobMortgage Zone episode, the senior mortgage adviser at the nation’s oldest private lender, Wallick & Volk, Bob walks us through a situation that may sound familiar to some people, and how to save money when roles of child and parent are reversed. 

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There’s a lot of news for the market to digest, says our most-trusted mortgage expert, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage), senior mortgage adviser at the nation’s oldest private lender, Wallick & Volk. Bonds fell through a key support level, and with news of President Trump’s decision to bomb Syria and the Fed’s watchdog-like concern regarding inflation, the market has been vexingly mixed. Though BobMortgage recommended to carefully float last week, all of these variables could influence your financial health even more.

Should you lock or float? Trust BobMortgage to give you the answers in this week’s Mortgage Report. Jump to find out more: 

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The Dow was down last week after news broke regarding President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs totaling billions in the simmering trade war with China. Meanwhile, bonds rallied — at the expense of the stock market. Our most-trusted mortgage expert, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage), the senior mortgage adviser at the nation’s oldest private lender — Wallick & Volk — shares his outlook on the market. 

With more than 20 years of experience helping buyers find the right loan solutions for their home, BobMortgage can help you make sense of the complicated mortgage market. Should you lock or float? Find out in this week’s Mortgage Report presented by Wallick & Volk. (more…)

The Trump administration announced a proposal for tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, sending shockwaves through the housing market. With tariffs on Canadian lumber already driving up the cost of some types of housing, new tariffs on aluminum and steel could increase the overall cost for a new home even more. How will that affect homebuyers? Find out right now with the Mortgage Report by our most-trusted home loan expert, Bob Johnson (AKA BobMortgage), the senior mortgage adviser with the nation’s oldest private lender Wallick & Volk.

With more than 20 years of experience helping buyers find the right loan solutions for their home, BobMortgage can help you make sense of the complicated mortgage market. Should you lock or float? Find out in this week’s Mortgage Report presented by Wallick & Volk.

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