Interest Rates

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Friday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | November 1st 2019

The most DC day; the supposed satanism of DC's street grid; and over 60 development opportunities to be presented in Prince George's County. ... read »

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Fall Below 3.5%

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Fall Below 3.5%

UrbanTurf Staff | September 5th 2019

Long-term mortgage rates are now at their lowest level in three years. ... read »

3.6%: Mortgage Rates Inch Up This Week

3.6%: Mortgage Rates Inch Up This Week

UrbanTurf Staff | August 29th 2019

Long-term mortgage rates rose ever so slightly this week, but remain quite low by historical standards.  ... read »

Mortgage Rates Drop to 3.55%

Mortgage Rates Drop to 3.55%

UrbanTurf Staff | August 22nd 2019

The drop in rates is stimulating the real estate market. ... read »

$350 a Month: The Difference a Year Makes in Interest Rates

$350 a Month: The Difference a Year Makes in Interest Rates

UrbanTurf Staff | August 15th 2019

With long-term rates at three-year lows, we take a look at how mortgage payments have changed over the last year. ... read »

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Remain Near Three-Year Lows

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Remain Near Three-Year Lows

UrbanTurf Staff | July 25th 2019

On Thursday, Freddie Mac reported 3.75 percent with an average 0.5 point as the average for a 30-year mortgage. ... read »

Mortgage Rates Drop to Lowest Level Since November 2016

Mortgage Rates Drop to Lowest Level Since November 2016

UrbanTurf Staff | June 27th 2019

Home buyers take note: long-term mortgage rates are now at their lowest level in more than two years.  ... read »

Mortgage Rates Drop Below 4 Percent

Mortgage Rates Drop Below 4 Percent

UrbanTurf Staff | May 30th 2019

For the first time in a year and a half, long-term mortgage rates have dropped below 4 percent.  ... read »

$200 a Month: The Difference a Year Makes in Interest Rates

$200 a Month: The Difference a Year Makes in Interest Rates

UrbanTurf Staff | May 23rd 2019

UrbanTurf takes a look at how dropping rates are changing how much people pay every month on a new home. ... read »

Low Mortgage Rates Get Homebuyers Off the Fence

Low Mortgage Rates Get Homebuyers Off the Fence

UrbanTurf Staff | April 4th 2019

Last week, long-term mortgage rates fell by a whopping 22 basis points and that move spurred homebuyers to get moving.  ... read »

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Northern Virginia

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods across Northern Virginia

Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
Happily Straddling the Line Between City and Suburb
Columbia Pike
Arlington’s Neglected Stepchild is Getting a Makeover
Crystal City
Turning Lemons into Lemonade
Lyon Village
Developing An Air of Exclusivity?
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
An Urban Village Hitting Its Stride
Del Ray
Virginia’s Small Town Near the Big City
Eisenhower Avenue
The Vibrancy Might Take a Few Years
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
132 Commerical-Free Acres
Downtown Falls Church
Staying the Same in the Midst of Change
Tysons Corner
Radical Change Could Be On The Way

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Profiles of 14 neighborhoods in suburban Maryland

Small-Town Living in the State Capital
Bedroom Community Gets Buzzing Cache
Cabin John
In With The New While Maintaining the Old
Chevy Chase
Affluence, Green Lawns and Pricey Homes
Downtown Silver Spring
Experiencing a Resurgence After a Bumpy History
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Mount Rainier
Artists, Affordable Homes and A Silo Full of Corn
National Harbor
A Development Rises Next to the Potomac
Riverdale Park
A Town Looking For Its Identity

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16th Street Heights
DC's Sleeper Neighborhood
Where (Almost) Everyone Knows Your Name
AU Park
One of DC’s Last Frontiers Before the Suburbs
DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
DC’s 535 House Neighborhood
Cathedral Heights
Do You Know Where That Is?
Chevy Chase DC
Not to Be Confused With the Other Chevy Chase
Cleveland Park
Coming Back After A Rough Year
Columbia Heights
DC’s Most Diverse Neighborhood, But For How Long?
An Island of Serenity East of the Park
Dupont Circle
The Best of DC (For a Price)
Foggy Bottom & West End
Where the Institutional Meets the International
Forest Hills
Ambassadors and Adventurous Architecture
Foxhall Village
350 Homes Just West of Georgetown
Friendship Heights
A Shopping Mecca With a Few Places to Live
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
A Posh View From Embassy Row
LeDroit Park
A Quiet Enclave in the Middle of the City
Logan Circle
Trendy Now, But Not By Accident
Mount Pleasant
Sought-After Homes Surround Main Street in Transition
Mount Vernon Triangle
From Seedy to Sought-After
The Long, Skinny Neighborhood at the City’s Northwest Edge
Park View
It’s Not Petworth
Penn Quarter/Chinatown
DC’s Go-Go-Go Neighborhood
Getting a Vibrancy of Its Own
The Duke’s Former Stomping Ground
Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
Spring Valley
A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
Not Quite Like Its Neighbors
U Street Corridor
The Difference a Decade Makes
Woodley Park
Deceptively Residential
Adams Morgan
No Longer DC’s Hippest Neighborhood, But Still Loved by Residents

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Southwest DC

The little quadrant that could

Southwest Waterfront
A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

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Profiles of 10 neighborhoods in NE

New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
Not to Be Confused With Bloomingdale
Fort Totten
Five Years Could Make a Big Difference
H Street
A Place To Party, and To Settle Down
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
The Difference 5 Years Makes
Big Houses, A Dusty Commercial Strip and Potential

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6 neighborhoods from Capitol Hill to East of the River

Capitol Riverfront
Still Growing
Hill East
Capitol Hill’s Lesser Known Neighbor
Congress Heights
Gradually Rising
Notable for Its Neighborliness
Historic Anacostia
Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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