Housing’s big question – what will happen when buyers think 4% rates are ‘crazy The average 30-year fixed-rate mortgage has jumped 76 basis points in the weeks since the presidential election, and […]
Mortgage applications continue downward trend At this point, it seems like mortgage interest rates are reaching new record highs each week as applications keep disappearing as a result.
Low Mortgage Rates Are Going, Going, Gone—Here’s What to Do Rates are more likely to go up from here rather than down. And that means that now more than ever, […]
Higher interest rates crush mortgage application volume The highest interest rates in well over a year are putting a dent in the mortgage business.
What Is Interest? The Fee That Can Tack Thousands Onto Your Mortgage You’ve probably overheard homeowners boast that they nabbed a “great interest rate” on their mortgage. But what is interest, […]
Mortgage Rates Near All-Time Lows Continuing fallout from the Brexit vote drove Treasury yields lower again this week
Action Before Interest Rates Rise? The “when” related to interest rate increases has been the subject of debate for a while, but there is wide-spread agreement that rates will slide […]
The Conundrum of Cheap Money It’s never been cheaper to borrow money, and that includes home loans. Mortgage rates have been falling all year and are flirting with historic lows.
That ‘great’ credit score you got – probably wrong The use of hundreds of credit-score models across U.S. means your score can swing by 100 points or more.
Mortgage rates inch higher amid Fed rate hike U.S. mortgage rates inched up this week as the job market improves and the economy continues to show resilience