Author Archive: Jehoshua Shapiro

Emortgages.com has been in business since 1998. We were one of the first mortgage companies in the country to take the mortgage business online. We wanted to give our customers 24/7 access to rates, application forms, and mortgage information.

We have a great group of agents and processors who are ready and willing to help our customers through the entire home mortgage process from start to finish. We understand that you have many mortgage consultant options and are prepared to earn your long term trust.

I would love to connect with you about any of your real estate finance questions. Give me a call at our office number (707) 763-6290, toll-free at (800) 619-4400 or email me at js@emortgages.com. Am looking forward to being in touch.

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Important Tips To Help Kids Adjust To The Move

Important Tips To Help Kids Adjust To The Move

August 16, 2019 |

Moving takes a certain amount of adjustment. Kids of all ages may need a little help getting used to the new environment. Help kids adjust to the move by keeping the following in mind.

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Should You Brace For A Potential Market Downturn Next Year?

Should You Brace For A Potential Market Downturn Next Year?

August 15, 2019 |

Don’t panic, a looming recession may be good news for those wanting to sell their homes. The experts say this recession may happen in 2020, so there is still plenty of time to make plans for how to deal with a potential economic downturn.

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A $400,000 Profit From Flipping A Single House?

A $400,000 Profit From Flipping A Single House?

August 14, 2019 |

Flipping homes is popular once again. It took about eight years after the Great Recession that started in 2006 for home prices to rebound to the levels seen before the recession. Then, by 2016, in many areas, home prices started to rapidly increase.

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How Important Is The Land Around A Potential Home?

How Important Is The Land Around A Potential Home?

August 13, 2019 |

When viewing a potential home, how much consideration should you give to the surrounding land?

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 12th, 2019

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 12th, 2019

August 12, 2019 |

Last week’s economic releases included readings on consumer credit, job openings and weekly reports on mortgage rates and first-time jobless claims.

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4 Simple Tips To Make Sure Your Home Smells Inviting

4 Simple Tips To Make Sure Your Home Smells Inviting

August 9, 2019 |

As a diligent home seller, you’ve taken all your real estate agent’s advice about preparing your home for showings. You’ve de-cluttered, enhanced curb appeal and developed efficient strategies for leaving your home while viewings are taking place.

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How To Find Motivated Sellers In Your Real Estate Market

How To Find Motivated Sellers In Your Real Estate Market

August 8, 2019 |

Bargains in real estate may come from identifying motivated sellers who are willing to let a property go for less than it is really worth. Real estate investors who acquire properties at a discount from current market value enhance their success by increasing their profit potential. Real estate agents who list properties owned by motivated sellers increase their chances to sell a property quickly and have happy sellers who might refer them in the future.

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New York Penthouse Sells For $238 Million – Is This A Real Estate Bubble About To Burst?

New York Penthouse Sells For $238 Million – Is This A Real Estate Bubble About To Burst?

August 7, 2019 |

The most expensive home sold in America, so far, was a New York penthouse that sold for $238 million in January 2019. It is on the top of a building that overlooks Central Park. The 26-story luxury condo building designed by Robert A. M Stern is nearly all sold out.

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Fed Lowers Key Interest Rate For First Time Since Great Recession

Fed Lowers Key Interest Rate For First Time Since Great Recession

August 6, 2019 |

The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve announced the first rate cut to its key interest rate range since the Great Recession ushered in a series of rate cuts described as “quantitative easing.” The Fed committee confirmed a quarter-point cut to 2.00 to 2.25 percent.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 5th, 2019

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – August 5th, 2019

August 5, 2019 |

Last week’s economic news included readings from Case-Shiller on home prices, pending home sales, construction spending and a post-meeting statement from the Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve.

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