We’re In This Together

July 28, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

The housing industry is HOT and we recognize that inventory continues to be a challenge in our market. As you can see in the image above, Google Trends shows that there has been a significant spike in searches for housing, mortgage and real estate information in the last six months. While we cannot fix the … Read More

What’s Your UVP?

July 21, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

There’s no arguing that the real estate market is hot and competition for properties is high. Understanding your personal unique value proposition (UVP) and being able to communicate that to your clients can help you and their offers stand out. Your UVP is a statement that clearly tells your potential clients how they will benefit … Read More

We’re Six Months In

July 7, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

Well, we’ve made it halfway through 2020 and what a 6 months it’s been. I hope you were able to take some time over the long weekend to rest, spend time with family, and hopefully celebrate everything you’ve tackled thus far this year. Can you imagine what you might have thought if last year someone … Read More

Social Media Updates

June 24, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

Social media is always evolving and the various platforms consistently work to make it easier for people to use them. In the last few weeks, Facebook and Twitter announced updates that make the platforms far more user friendly for business. Facebook launched a business inbox in Facebook Messenger to help business pages respond to customer messages … Read More

Real Estate Does it Again

June 16, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

For the seventh year in a row, real estate has topped a Gallup poll used to determine American’s top choice for the best long-term investment. According to Gallup, real estate tops the list at 35% – ahead of CDs, mutual funds and gold. Despite everything going on with the economy, we all know the real … Read More

Trends in the Market

May 27, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

Rob Chrisman published in his blog this week statistics and observations about the real estate industry and what we’re seeing nationwide. Chrisman notes: According to a Redfin report, 41% of home sales had bidding wars due to an increase in demand for homes and a lack of supply. Homebuyers are beginning to restart their home … Read More

Happy Mother’s Day

May 8, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

Mother’s Day is right around the corner and like many other celebrations this year we’re forced to think differently about how we can honor and celebrate those amazing moms in our lives. While we may not be able to physically see mom this year or partake in our “normal” Mother’s Day activities there are numerous … Read More

Join Us

April 28, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

We’re committed to making sure we continue to provide our network with updates on what is happening in the mortgage industry and how those changes will impact us all. Dave Stevens, former Commissioner of the FHA under the Obama administration and past president of the Mortgage Bankers Association, spent an hour with Fairway, explaining some … Read More

Sit Back or Lean In?

April 21, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

We’re all in a completely new time, and truthfully we have two options. One, we can sit back, stay home and either wait to see how it all plays out; or for many of us, worry about how it will play out. Option two is that we can lean in and use this time to … Read More

Forbearance and its Impacts

April 21, 2020By pam-adminStreet Talk

Forbearance is being talked about everywhere. We wanted to give you the most current information we have on what it means and its possible implications. If you are considering forbearance personally, or providing guidance to clients, please call your current servicer directly and/or advise them to do so. What We Know: Is it FREE? – NO … Read More