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California Housing Affordability Inches up in First Quarter of 2017

California Housing Affordability Inches up in First Quarter of 2017 Source: California Association of Realtors LOS ANGELES (May 15) – Despite a moderate increase in mortgage interest rates, seasonal price declines and higher household income elevated California’s housing affordability in first-quarter 2017, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) said today. Thirty-two percent of California households

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2017 California Loan Limits

The table below lists new loan limits for counties in California all real estate mortgages starting January 1st, 2017. Those figures are based on new Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac guidelines. This is the first time since 2006 the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s (FHFA) increases the limitsfor mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

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