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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 ...

Mortgage Loan Interest Rate Trends: Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage loan interest rate trends have been up and down within a certain range in the new year, but uncertainty over the new administration in Washington D.C. has investors skittish. Since our last report we’ve seen mortgage loan rates push ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Moving Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

While we don’t report on mortgage rate trends on a daily basis, we do give more time to that coverage when circumstances warrant, and this week definitely rates a closer look at the trends. Since our last report, mortgage rates ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Edging Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Markets were closed on Monday for the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, so today’s post should be read with that in mind. Since our last report, mortgage rate trends have taken a turn upward. That move has given back some ...

Mortgage Rates: Slightly Better

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage loan rates recovered a bit on Wednesday, making nearly a full week of either no upward movement or slight recovery on a daily basis. Borrowers affected by these four days will likely have noticed the differences in closing costs ...

Interest Rate Trends: Unchanged To Slightly Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage rates closed out unchanged for some, higher for others, depending on the lender. After some steady upward pressure on rates, we’ve seen both conventional and FHA mortgage loan interest rates affected ahead of an important week for rates with ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Up And Down Before Fed

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage loan interest rates are experiencing another week of ups and downs; on Tuesday rates were unchanged to slightly higher depending on the lender, and all eyes are on Wednesday’s Fed meeting minutes release. This has serious potential to move ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Moving Lower

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage loan interest rates have improved this week, hitting new lows that put conventional mortgages into a new range of rates (best execution) that are now, on paper at least, overlapping the current best execution FHA mortgage rate range. This ...

Mortgage Rate Trends: Lower, Then Higher

Mortgage Loan Rate Trends

Mortgage rates dropped a bit on Tuesday, but edged higher on Wednesday ahead of Thursday’s scheduled announcement by the European Central Bank (ECB) which has potential to move rates depending on the contents of that announcement and investor reaction to ...