Law Offices of Fred Peet
Fred Peet
February 2020
The Law Offices of Fred Peet Representing buyers and sellers throughout Vermont

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6 Things That Happen When You Become a Homeowner

Becoming a homeowner is more than having a set of keys and your name on the deed. You may have a rush of emotions the day you take possession and recognize you now have your place in the world—literally. And that’s just the beginning. Here are a few more things you can expect.


New Changes for Mortgages in 2020

Well, that was fast. 2019, that is. Especially so during the holidays. It seems that the days leading up to Thanksgiving and then January 2 are a blur. The mortgage industry is no different as new guidelines will be in place for the new year. Some of these guidelines are a big deal and some not so much. But changes are coming.


Financing Investment Properties

Consumers are taught early on about the importance of saving. Saving for emergencies, saving for a financial cushion and saving to build wealth over time. Different financial advisors will say that how much of a consumer’s funds should be in stocks, bonds or cash depends upon the individual’s personal situation, years to retirement and so on. 


Everything You Need to Know About FHA Loans

If you are in the process of buying your first home or you’ve been thinking about it, you may have heard of FHA loans. If not, you certainly will as soon as you start working with a lender. FHA loans are among the most popular types of mortgage loans, especially with first-time buyers. So what makes them so ideal, and should you consider one for your home purchase? We’ve got all the important details.


Mortgage Rates
Averages as of February 2020:

30 yr. fixed: 3.51%
15 yr. fixed: 3%
5/1 yr. adj: 3.24%

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