Chris Moon

Chris is a Product Manager for ValuePenguin with years of experience in addressing critical questions about mortgages and homeowners insurance. He spends his time evaluating insurance providers and policy features to understand where consumers might find the most cost-effective coverage. Chris has contributed insights to the New York Times and many other publications.

Urban Migration Patterns Show a Majority Leaving Biggest Metros for More Affordable Markets

While city-dwellers rarely chose to leave the urban setting entirely, the biggest MSAs saw hundreds of thousands leaving for smaller cities...

As Homeownership Rates Recede, Renters Move in

Over the past ten years, renter households have grown in numbers far more quickly than the homeowner population. This trend can be seen not...

Who Has the Cheapest Homeowners Insurance Quotes in Missouri?

We recommend Shelter Insurance as the best home insurance company for most Missouri homeowners, because it offers the best mix of...

As Peak Hurricane Season Begins, Many Homeowners Substitute Confidence for Preparedness

About 25% of homeowners in high-risk states believed themselves ready for this year's hurricanes despite having made no preparations.

New Hampshire Mortgage Rates for November 2019

Mortgage rates in New Hampshire can change on a weekly basis. We keep an eye on how rates are trending for the most popular mortgage...

New Mexico Mortgage Rates for November 2019

In New Mexico, mortgage rates can look different from day to day thanks to changes in the financial markets. Our survey of average home...

South Carolina Mortgage Rates for November 2019

South Carolina's mortgage rates change every week, thanks to movements in the financial markets. Find out how your home loan quotes match...

Kansas Mortgage Rates for November 2019

In Kansas, the interest rates for a home loan can change from week to week. We track and compare mortgage rates in the Sunflower State so...

Connecticut Mortgage Rates for November 2019

In Connecticut, your mortgage rate will depend not only on your loan details but also on your timing. We've looked at the average rate for...

Kentucky Mortgage Rates for November 2019

Kentucky sees mortgage rates change on a constant basis, which can be challenging for homebuyers in need of financing. To help, we've taken...

Minnesota Mortgage Rates for November 2019

Mortgage rates in Minnesota change daily, making it hard to know when it's time to lock in a rate. We gathered home loan estimates across...

Vermont Mortgage Rates for November 2019

Vermont sees mortgage rates change from day to day, making it difficult to know when it's right to apply for a loan. We track the rise and...

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