Mortgage rates still at a low 4.6%

Source: Associated Press/AP Online
Publication date: July 7, 2011

By The Associated PressWASHINGTON – Fixed mortgage rates rose this week by the most in four months.

The average rate on the 30-year loan increased to 4.60 percent, up from 4.51 percent a week ago, Freddie Mac said Thursday. It hit its lowest level of the year three weeks ago, at 4.49 percent.

The average rate on the 15-year fixed mortgage, a popular refinancing option, rose to 3.75 percent. It reached its low point of the year two weeks ago, at 3.67 percent.

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Dreambuilder announces Dreambuilder Fourteen: an accessible master shower remodel

Dreambuilder Custom Homes is pleased to announce its latest remodeling project:  a master shower for the McElyea family in Eagle Harbor.  This remodel is special, however, because in addition to the typcial remodeling updates, Dreambuilder is making this shower handicap-accessible for the McElyeas’ special-needs daughter. The shower is stylistically outdated with bland tile, brass trimmings and basic…

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