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Mortgage Rate Trends: Still Moving Lower

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage rate trends this week have been dragging rates to their lowest levels of the year. Around election time last year, we began to see the stage being set for some upward trending that pushed mortgage loan interest rates out ...

Mortgage Loan Interest Rate Trends: Sharply Lower

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Since our last report, mortgage loan interest rates have fallen sharply. Market watchers give at least some of the credit for this to bond market activity, and following a recent persistent upward trend any improvement is a welcome step in ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Mostly Unchanged?

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

The most current mortgage rate trends put us in a curious place at the moment-there are small changes, there is movement in rates, but our sources say much depends on the lender (both conventional and non-conventional) and how that particular ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Moving Lower

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Since our last mortgage rate report, the overall trend has been downward in the short-term. Over the past several business days we have seen rates see-saw back and forth within a certain range, but at the time of this writing, ...

Mortgage Rates Lower Post-Fed

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Since our last report, the Fed hiked interest rates. That comes as no surprise as it was widely expected to happen, and mortgage loan rates began rising ahead of that announcement as the industry began to anticipate the move. Once ...

Mortgage Loan Interest Rates Surging Higher Ahead of Fed

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Since our last report, mortgage rates have pushed significantly higher. Industry professionals are watching the Fed very carefully at the moment as it’s expected that the Fed will hike interest rates soon. Any indication of that hike, the timing of ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage loan rates have been rising in small increments for the last five business days-Friday’s move upward was small but is still part of that overall upward trends. The Fed is likely to announce an interest rate hike at their ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Slightly Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

We’ve seen three days of improvement, followed by two days of mortgage rates creeping upward. The rate environment at the time of this writing is a bit contrary-we have seen stronger economic news and data this week that traditionally has ...

Mortgage Rates: Five Days Of Moving Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage rates have been moving steadily higher for the last five business days; the most recent move higher on Wednesday was motivated in part by investor reaction to stronger economic data including a stronger Retail Sales report and better news ...

Mortgage Rates: Four Days Of Moving Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

In the short-term, mortgage rates have been on an upward swing. Tuesday’s rate activity had early higher moves, but with recovering later in the day, resulting in a continuation of the recent range of conventional rates but with more lenders ...