Month: August 2012

August Heym Report- Economic Data on NYC

Here is the link to this report: The main takeaways are that jobs have been added (even though some were lost in different places), and that construction permits have been picking up steam.  We should see many new projects breaking ground over …

Mortgage Brokers and Dodd/Frank

I’ve been spending some time speaking to those with different viewpoints on the impacts of Dodd-Frank legislation. Impacts?  Are there actually impacts of Dodd-Frank on the housing market?  Of course.  The legislation directly impacts underwriting, disclosures, etc. with mortgages, but I didn’t …