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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 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 ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Pushing Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Since our last report, mortgage loan rates have pushed forward; they moved higher on both Thursday and Friday of last week. We have several scheduled economic data releases this week and a Fed meeting that could push rates further depending ...

HUD Housing Report: Rising Equity, Fewer Homeowners “Underwater”

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has issued a housing market report on its official site–“Measuring Progress in the Housing Market” examines the state of the market near the end of the old year and noted that equity ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Moving Higher

It’s been a harder week for rates–last week we saw improvement on a daily or near-daily basis. This week, the opposite was true. On Thursday rates climbed higher, pushing 30-year fixed rate conventional mortgage loan interest rates out of their ...