FICO is a Big Fake

FICO credit scores run from 300, considered the highest risk of default, to 850, the lowest risk. Now, Bernice Ross at INMAN tells us that FICO is a big fake. Did you know that the same credit bureau could report three wildly different numbers for your credit score on the same day? Ross decided to [...]

By | January 20th, 2016|blog, investing, real estate|0 Comments

What Should We Expect in 2016

As far as the economy and real estate, what should we expect in 2016? Some analysts look at 2015 and project that into 2016. That certainly a possibility; low inventory, rising median house prices, and rising rents. However, growth fuels everything including housing. There are several real estate trends for 2016 that can impact growth. A sharp decline in export growth is contributing to tempered expectations. “Exports represent foreign demand for our goods, and as such, they are a reflection of our trading partners’ economic health, which is iffy to say the least.” […]

By | January 6th, 2016|blog, investing, real estate|0 Comments