Residential Real Estate Trends

By: TXRB Staff | 21 Jul 2022

2020 brought some of the craziest residential real estate trends we have seen in decades. Skyrocketing prices, bidding wars, and appraisal contingency waivers were more…

How Much are Closing Costs?

By: TXRB Staff | 27 Oct 2021
Closing costs cover the cost to process and underwrite a loan. Each loan has different costs but understanding what the fees are for and when...

What is Mortgage Underwriting?

By: TXRB Staff | 1 Mar 2021

Are you ready to buy a house? Congratulations! Are you currently buying a house and considering refinancing? With interest rates so low, now is a…

History of US Mortgage Rates

By: TXRB Staff | 27 Aug 2019

A mortgage rate is the rate of interest that a homeowner will pay over the duration of their loan, typically 15-30 years. Interest rates are…