Highlands NC Real Estate, Mortgage Rates Hit 2017 Lows

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Highlands NC Real Estate, Mortgage Rates Hit 2017 Lows

Highlands NC real estate

Meadows Mountain Realty, Highlands real estate experts

Mortgage rates hit 2017 lows, great news for Highlands NC real estate.  Lower rates benefit buyers and owners looking to refinance.  This also clearly benefits sellers too by making a purchase more attractive.  The majority of home buyers and owners finance a home.  Even cash buyers often prefer to take advantage of low rates as a way of freeing up cash for better investment uses.  If you are considering buying a vacation home in the Highlands NC area there is no time like the present.

Last week’s rates were the lowest seen this year and this week dipped even further.  This week saw an average interest rate for a traditional 30 year fixed rate mortgage hovering at 3.78%.  Last year at the same time the same rate was 3.44%.  While there has been much talk about rates going up in 2017 it has not occurred at the speed expected.  Low rates offer great savings over the life of a loan.  Your Highlands REALTOR will be able to recommend reputable local lenders to speak with about securing a loan for your real estate investment.

Contact our team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Meadows Mountain Realty today to learn more about buying Highlands NC homes.  We welcome the opportunity to update you on current market conditions while recommending reputable local lenders at the same time. Let our knowledge and expertise serve as your guide to Highlands NC real estate.

Click here to read “Mortgage Rates Strike New 2017 Low” from Realty Times.

About the Author
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY HOMESERVICES MEADOWS MOUNTAIN REALTY has been serving the Highlands NC and Cashiers NC areas offering exclusive mountain real estate and country club properties since 2003.

We recognize that there are many important aspects to consider in making a real estate choice. With that in mind, we listen closely to the needs and desires of each individual customer and work diligently to find the ideal mountain property or to sell your property as efficiently and effectively as possible. However, our job does not stop there.

Once you have made your real estate decisions, we are here to help you in any way that we can. It will be our pleasure to familiarize you with all aspects of the Highlands and Cashiers communities, including home, professional and personal services as well as activities, restaurants, health care and shopping. We will go the extra mile to ensure that your experience in the mountains exceeds your expectations.

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