Archive for February 2011

Changes in FHA loans

As part of the effort to strengthen the FHA’s capital reserves, the Federal Housing Administration will be raising its annual mortgage insurance premium.  The change to the MIP will be an increase of a quarter of a percentage point, with the upfront MIP remaining the same at 1%. FHA loans represent about half of the…

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SCFD Free Day Cards

The Scientific and Cultural Facilities District’s five Tier I organizations provide free admission to Colorado residents on select days of the year.  These free days are funded in part by the citizens of the metro area via the SCFD 0.1% sales and use tax.  This 1/10 of 1% tax is distributed to over 300 organizations thoughout…

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