October 27, 2008 Mara Bushari

Only one week after their largest jump in 21 years, mortgage rates took a dive. The benchmark 30-year fixed rate fell 42 basis points this week to 6.32 percent according to Bankrate.com. The benchmark 15-year fixed-rate mortgage fell 47 basis points to 5.93 percent according to the same site. If you are considering purchasing a Boston home in the near future, make sure that you lock a rate quickly, but have the option for at least one “float” down lock.

Mara Bushari

Mara is a creative thinker and strategic marketer. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Boston University’s College of Communication and worked in international finance before joining The Bushari Team. Mara strives to exceed expectations. As Client Relations Specialist, she is a key facilitator in all team transactions, making the buying or selling process as stress-free as possible for the client. Mara learned many of her extraordinary organizational and problem-solving skills during her service in the Israeli Defense Forces, where she earned the “President’s Award” for exceptional service. In the military, Mara solidified her abilities to achieve top results in high pressure and time sensitive situations. In her spare time, Mara enjoys skiing, photography and writing.

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