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The average mortgage rate for a 30-year fixed loan fell two basis points last week to 2.77%, according to Freddie Macâs Primary Mortgage Market Survey.
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Bottomed-out mortgage rates cut listing times and housing inventory while sales volume and average prices jumped annually.
Mortgage rates moved up last week, and it looks like they’ll keep rising in 2021. But how high will rates go? Should you try to lock in now?
Mortgage applications decreased 1.9% for the week ending Jan. 15 from one week earlier, per data from the Mortgage Bankers Associationâs weekly survey. The drop comes after a robust 16.7% jump in applications the prior week.
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Editor’s note: This article was originally published on June 10, 2020, and updated on July 28, 2020, with the latest Fed forecasts Don’t wait on the Fed for lower mortgage […]
Mortgage match-ups: “Mortgage rates vs. the stock market.” With all the recent stock market volatility, you may be wondering what effect such events have on mortgage rates. Do mortgage rates go up if stocks go down and vice versa? Or do they move in relative lockstep? Let’s find out! Stocks and Mortgage Rates Follow the [&hellip
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The pandemic-fueled exodus from New York City propelled nearby Westchester County to its strongest year for home sales in more than two decades.
Queue the panic. Mortgage rates have officially spiked and the media is all over it. Yep, the average rate on a 30-year fixed mortgage increased from 2.65% to 2.79% this week, per Freddie Macâs weekly survey. Freddie Mac Chief Economist Sam Khater noted in the weekly news release that mortgage rates have been under pressure [&hellip
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