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Real Estate Mortgage Broker - TeamCQ - Atlas Mortgage A Division of Pinnacle Capital Group
TeamCQ specializes in FHA and VA Mortgage Loans in the state of Washington. FHA & VA Mortgage Loans can be used for purchasing, refinancing, and for taking cash-out. We also also provide complimentary Pre-approvals for First Time Buyers and Existing Home Owners for home purchases. My team and I help our clients package their loan file in the most advantageous way to get their request approved.

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2010 

After posting a strong September, the number of newly-built homes sold nationwide slipped in October. Total units sold on an annual basis dropped by 25,000 from September; supplies of new homes climbed 0.7 months. Home supply is back to its rolling, 6-month average of 8.6 months. Like everything...
Posted over 3 years ago
In a holiday-shortened week on Wall Street, mortgage markets improved on 3 of 4 days, but still posted its fourth consecutive losing week. Unfortunately for rate shoppers and home buyers in Washington State , last week’s 3 days of gains were mild  improvements; the one day of deterioration was a...
Posted over 3 years ago
We are on the eve of Thanksgiving Day and……   I know what I’m thankful for…  The child who is not cleaning his room but watching his TV because that means he’s at home and not on the streets.    For the taxes that I pay because it means I’m employed.    For the mess to clean up after my party be...
Posted over 3 years ago
After two months of surging sales, home resales fell by 100,000 units last month to 4.4 million homes nationwide. October’s Existing Home Sales tally is slightly below the report’s 6-month rolling average, according to the National Association of REALTORS® — a time span which includes this year’...
Posted over 3 years ago
Black Friday is 3 days away. It’s the official start of the 2010 Holiday Shopping Season. Sales are expected to top $111 billion this year and, already, businesses are vying for shoppers and their dollars. Newspaper circulars are getting larger, and in-store discounting is more prevalent. But on...
Posted over 3 years ago
Mortgage markets worsened last week as the U.S. dollar gave up ground in currency markets, and inflation concerns mounted. In response to the events, conforming mortgage rates in Washington State rose for the third straight week. Mortgage rates have now climbed by as much as half-percent since t...
Posted over 3 years ago
Rock-bottom mortgage rates may be gone for good.  This week’s Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey shows in numbers what Washington State rate shoppers have learned the hard way — mortgage rates are spiking. During the 7-day period ending November 18, the average 30-year, conforming fixed ...
Posted over 3 years ago
    Newspaper stories can be misleading sometimes — especially with respect to real estate. We saw a terrific example of this Wednesday. A “Housing Start” is a privately-owned home on which construction has started and, according to the Commerce Department’s October 2010 data, Housing Starts data...
Posted over 3 years ago
Homebuilder confidence is higher for the third straight month this month. According to the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, a combination of shrinking new home inventory plus higher-quality foot traffic is boosting builder optimism. November’s confidence re...
Posted over 3 years ago
If consumer spending is a key to economic recovery, the nation is on its way. Monday, the Census Bureau released national Retail Sales figures for October and, for the second straight month, the data surged past expectation. Last month’s retail figures jumped 1.2 percent — the largest monthly ju...
Posted over 3 years ago
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