the elusive mortgage price

The Elusive Mortgage Price

Most consumers have always been taught to shop goods and services based on price.  In the mortgage industry this can be very elusive.  There are many factors that determine the....

voted as the best long island mortgage company in 2009

Voted the Best Long Island Mortgage Company in 2009!

Artisan Mortgage has been voted as The Best Long Island Mortgage Company in 2009! For more information please visit Long Island Press at

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Trying to time a bottom

I was at a meeting with old client last week who has over 40 years experience on Wall Street and he gave me a good point to share with my....

crazy low mortgage interest rates

Crazy Low Rates

The predicted super low rates have come true. Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. 30 year fixed rate mortgage touched 4.375% this morning. If you don’t buy a house or refinance....

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Rates Are Low

The average rate on a 30 year fixed rate mortgage came down to 5.25% this week. The rates have been holding closer to 6% the last couple of weeks, but....

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Interest Rates in New York

Interest rates for the benchmark 30 year fixed rate have dropped significantly. The 30 year fixed rate is hovering around 5-5.25%. There has also been some speculation in the media....