Top Dog Cafe in Morro Bay: Where Everybody Knows Your Name

In our quest to profile Central Coast Local destinations, we begin at a coffee shop with its paw prints scattered through the sleepy town of 10,000.  Top Dog Café gives […]

By |January 31st, 2012|SLO County Locals|0 Comments

Market Watch: Breaking Down the Fed’s Interest Rate Announcement

Will Barnaby reflects on the Fed’s surprising announcement that it would keep interest rates low longer than expected, and what this means about the Fed’s outlook for our economic recovery?

Will […]

By |January 30th, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments

Housing Indexes: Hold That Thought

The housing market may be stabilizing but a disappointing New Home Sales report has tempered enthusiasm for a strong recovery.

New home sales declined in December to a 307,000 annual pace, lower […]

By |January 27th, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments

Housing Indexes: Overall Trend Towards Stability

On Wednesday, January 25, a number of housing-related index numbers were published. These include: MBA Purchase Applications, FHFA House Price Index, and the Pending Home Sales Index. Follow us […]

By |January 26th, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments

Welcome to the New Central Coast Lending Website!

Welcome to the new site! We have designed our web presence to be a resource to you for every step of the loan process.  We provide daily updates about the economy, interest […]

By |January 19th, 2012|Press|0 Comments

Expert: Why Interest Rates are so Low

Phrases I hear from my five-year-old son almost daily are “why?” or “show me Daddy.”  I enjoy these interactions because it tells me his mind is interested in the mechanics […]

By |January 19th, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments

December Posts Solid Growth Numbers

[We post a weekly column on local realtor Keith Byrd’s Real Estate Blog in which we recap recent news of the economy, real estate, mortgage, and interest rates.  What follows […]

By |January 9th, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments

What Will 2012 Have in Store for Real Estate?

[We post a weekly column on local realtor Keith Byrd’s Real Estate Blog in which we recap recent news of the economy, real estate, mortgage, and interest rates.  What follows […]

By |January 2nd, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments

10-year Treasury yield continues historic drop; mortgage rates don’t respond in kind

Stocks have tumbled 2 percent today, and the Dow is on pace for its worst day of 2012. With an hour to close, the Dow is down 270 points (2.18 […]

By |January 1st, 2012|CCL Market Updates|0 Comments