Posts Categorized: TFS

Townstone Financial Show 10/13/18

It was a volatile week for bonds and the stock market. Good arguments on both sides predicting where things go from here. Anyone who tells you they “know” should be a Billionaire by now… Watch On Facebook On the mortgage-lending side of things, we’ve got some eligibility updates. Poor credit USED to be the primary… Read more »

Townstone Financial Podcast 10/12/18

DOW, DOW, DOWN! The S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average were down over 2% between Wednesday and Thursday. Many are scared, selling-off to stop the bleeding. Others see opportunity, using the drop as an opportunity to buy low. Mortgage rates took a little hit earlier this week, but are currently holding steady. Who knows… Read more »

Townstone Financial Show 10/06/18

The unemployment rate announced Friday (3.7%) is the lowest since December 1969! Rates may be heading upwards, but the economic outlook remains positive. Watch On Facebook We have the GM of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices northwest Indiana Craig Frendling on providing a market update and his predictions as we barrel towards year-end. Jason Lucchesi, founder of… Read more »

Townstone Financial Podcast 10/4/18

It’s been a wild week in real estate and finance. Amazon announces their new $15 hourly wage. Housing inventory numbers are up, but so are rates…  Watch On Facebook Barry and Zach are here to discuss with their thoughts and analysis. Winter is Coming! So head over to to fill out a free consultation… Read more »

Townstone Financial Show 9/29/18

One day after Facebook notified users of a data breach affecting over 50 million people, we’re talking with cyber-security expert Bart Barcewicz about how you can best protect yourself and your business from the “bad guys” WATCH ON FACEBOOK Later, we’ll be joined by downsizing expert and senior moving specialist Todd Howard of Keller Williams… Read more »

Townstone Financial Show 9/22/18

With rates increasing over the last two weeks, Friday finally saw a small dip back down, but the expectation moving forward is a higher interest rate environment. What does that mean for the real estate market, homeowners, and future home buyers? Watch On Facebook We’re later joined by Douglas Martin, the Director of Economic Development… Read more »

Townstone Financial Podcast 9/21/18

Freezing your credit is now FREE! You can thank an update to the Fair Credit Reporting Act for that. Watch On Facebook Zach and Alec discuss protecting yourself and your information. Amazon recently opened a “cashless” store in Chicago without a checkout, good idea? Catch an entire hour of the Townstone Financial Show on Saturday… Read more »

Townstone Financial Show 9/15/18

With the end of 2018 just around the corner, what are YOU doing to set yourself up for success in 2019?  Watch On Facebook Lots of special guests and experts on this week’s episode: The guys are joined by Mary Hensley from New Beginnings Therapeutic Riding Foundation discussing their upcoming “Barn Raiser” fundraiser on October… Read more »

Townstone Financial Podcast 9/14/18

Help me, help you! Watch On Facebook Townstone talks buying or selling with a contingency and the changes we’re seeing in the real estate market heading into the final stretch of 2018. There’s still time to refinance and/or consolidate your higher interest rate debt, just call 312-896-2100 for a free mortgage analysis to see if… Read more »