Tag: Mortgage Rates

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 11, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 |

Last week’s economic reports included readings on projected top housing markets for 2018, weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims. Labor sector readings on private-sector job growth, private and public-sector job growth and the national unemployment rate were released. Projected top housing markets in 2018 were also released.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 4, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 4, 2017

December 4, 2017 |

Last week’s economic releases included readings on new and pending home sales, Case-Shiller index readings for September, and construction spending. Weekly readings on new jobless claims and mortgage rates were also released.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 27, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 27, 2017

November 27, 2017 |

Last week’s economic reports included readings on pre-owned home sales, weekly reports on mortgage rates and new jobless claims and consumer sentiment. The weekly news cycle was shorter due to the Thanksgiving holidays on Thursday and Friday.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 20, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017 |

Last week’s economic news included remarks by Fed Chair Janet Yellen about the diversity of opinions in the Federal Open Market Committee, readings on inflation, and the National Association of Home Builders Housing Market Index. The Commerce Department issued reports on housing starts and building permits issued; Freddie Mac and the Commerce Department issued weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 13, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017 |

Last week’s economic news included a survey of senior loan officers, Freddie Mac’s average mortgage rates, and new jobless claims. An index reading for consumer sentiment was also reported.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 6, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 6, 2017

November 6, 2017 |

Last week’s economic news included readings on Case-Shiller home prices, construction spending, and consumer sentiment. Labor sector readings on private and public employment and the national unemployment rate were also released. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and new jobless claims were also released.

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Mortgage 101: How Interest-Only Mortgages Work and Why They’re A Good Solution for Some Buyers

Mortgage 101: How Interest-Only Mortgages Work and Why They’re A Good Solution for Some Buyers

November 2, 2017 |

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or an experienced real estate investor, if you are planning to borrow funds to buy a home you will want to choose the right mortgage product. In today’s blog post we’ll explore how interest-only mortgages work and why they’re the perfect choice for some homebuyers.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 30, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 30, 2017

October 30, 2017 |

Last week’s economic news included readings on new and pending home sales and weekly reports on mortgage rates and new jobless claims.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 16, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 |

Last week’s economic reports included minutes of the Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting held in September along with releases on inflation and weekly reports on mortgage rates and new jobless claims.

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What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 9, 2017

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – October 9, 2017

October 9, 2017 |

Fixed mortgage rates rose by two basis points last week as the average rate for a 5/1 adjustable rate mortgage dropped by two basis points. Construction spending returned to positive territory, but job growth dropped in public and private sectors. National unemployment was lower.

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