Category: Mortgage Rates

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 2nd, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 2nd, 2018

April 2, 2018 |

Last week’s economic releases included readings from Case-Shiller, pending home sales, and consumer sentiment. Weekly reports on mortgage rates and first-time jobless claims were also released.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 12th, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 12th, 2018

February 12, 2018 |

Jerome “Jay” Powell was sworn in as Chair of the Federal Reserve amidst wild fluctuations in U.S. stock markets. Analysts attributed sliding stock prices to fears over inflation.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 5th, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – February 5th, 2018

February 5, 2018 |

Last week’s economic releases included readings on pending home sales, Case-Shiller Home Price Indices and construction spending. The Federal Open Market Committee of the Federal Reserve released its monthly statement and weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were released. Last week’s economic readings wrapped with a report on consumer confidence.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 29, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 29, 2018

January 29, 2018 |

December sales of previously-owned homes dipped to an 18-year low with a reading of 5.57 million sales on a seasonally-adjusted annual basis. Pre-owned home sales were expected to reach 5.73 million homes based on November’s downwardly- revised reading of 5.78 million sales. December sales were 3.6 percent lower month-to-month, but were 1.10 percent higher year-over-year.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 22, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 22, 2018

January 22, 2018 |

Last week’s economic news included readings on home builder confidence, housing starts and building permits issued. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released; the week wrapped with the University of Michigan’s report on consumer sentiment.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 16, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 16, 2018

January 16, 2018 |

Consumer prices fell from November’s reading of 0.40 percent growth to o.10 percent growth in December, which matched expectations. The Core Consumer Price Index, which excludes volatile food and energy prices, dropped to 0.30 percent from November’s growth rate of 0.40 percent. Analysts expected a Core CPI reading of 0.20 percent for December.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 8, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 8, 2018

January 8, 2018 |

Last week’s economic reports included readings on construction spending, minutes of the most recent meeting of the Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee. Labor reports including ADP, Non-Farm Payrolls, and national unemployment were released along with weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 2, 2018

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – January 2, 2018

January 2, 2018 |

Last week’s economic readings included Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, pending home sales and consumer confidence. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 26, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 26, 2017

December 26, 2017 |

Last week’s economic reports included readings on NAHB homebuilder confidence, housing starts, building permits issued and sales of previously-owned homes. Weekly releases on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 18, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 18, 2017

December 18, 2017 |

Last week’s economic reporting included readings on inflation, core inflation and the Post-meeting statement of the Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee. Fed Chair Janet Yellen also gave a press conference; weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

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