Many prospective home buyers are concerned with rising interest rates. While the Torrance interest rates in 2018 are still historically very low, the concern is justified. Higher interest rates mean reduced buying power. With every slight rise in interest rates, the monthly payment increases reducing the price of a home that a buyer can qualify for. See the chart below for an idea of how different interest rates impact monthly payment and what a buyer’s income needs to be to qualify.
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Keith Kyle is a top real estate agent in the South Bay and focuses on the cities of Torrance, Redondo Beach, and Manhattan Beach. Helping both buyers and sellers Keith is a local expert in the Torrance market with South Bay Brokers and has been one of the top agents in the area since 2007.
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