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Mortgage Rates Hit New All Time Lows Yet Again

Things were slow today with mortgage rates going into the holiday, with rates moving moderately lower, regaining yesterday’s losses. Every day this week has seen a reversal of the day prior for mortgage rates, giving back or making up for the prior day’s gains or losses. Today did see consumer confidence data come out at […]

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May 23, 2012: Where Are Mortgage Rates Now?

Today has been a quiet day on the mortgage front. There isn’t a whole lot of economic news being released this week and the New Home Sales data that was released today didn’t have much impact on mortgage rates, which have improved slightly, regaining fractional losses that occurred yesterday. The market is waiting for Jobless […]

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Mortgage Rate Outlook for the Week of May 21, 2012

Once again, we’re starting the week coming off a record breaking week. While the downward movement is sometimes very small, the market continues to set new all time lows all the same. Last week saw the the possibility of a Greek exit from the Euro dominate headlines. This week will be no different with market […]

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Mortgage Rate Wrap Up for the Week of May 18, 2012

Today saw mortgage rates improve today, albeit in a marginal way. This has been a busy week with European / Greek drama, a Facebook IPO, new historic record low mortgage rates and a release of the FOMC (Federal Open Market Committee) minutes from their last meeting. Europe Dominates Headlines Again We started the week with […]

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Mortgage Rate Outlook for May 16, 2012

Yesterday saw mortgage rates take a breather from their downward path, despite breaking all time historic lows last week and mounting downward pressure in the form of European debt issues. The political and economic turmoil in Europe that market watchers have been observing for months has begun to frenzy as Greece looks to possibly stop […]

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Mortgage Outlook for the Week of May 14, 2012

Last week saw mortgage rates move again into all time record low territory, only to retrace higher slightly later in the week. Mortgage rates experienced downward pressure due to the news regarding the JP Morgan trading loss of over $2 billion dollars. This was good for mortgage rates because bad news tends to push investors […]

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Mortgage Recap for the Week Ending May 11, 2012

Mortgage rates improved moderately today, marking a week that has once again brought mortgage rates to new all time historic lows. News regarding the JP Morgan trading loss of $2 billion dollars has helped rates improve a bit today. Europe has also played a role throughout the week in pushing mortgage rates down as we […]

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Mortgage Outlook for the Week of May 7, 2012

Last week saw the Non-Farm Payrolls report, otherwise known at the Jobs Report, greatly disappoint with data showing that in April, 115,000 jobs were created as opposed to the 160,000 new jobs that were expected. Since jobs are a major engine in the economy that create economic growth, any data related to the health of employment in […]

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Mortgage Update for Friday, May 4, 2012

So far things have been fairly quiet and stable with mortgage rates this week in anticipation for today’s high risk event, The Jobs Report. Otherwise known as the Non-Farm Payrolls report, the Jobs Report is released on the first Friday of every month and provides analysts and market watchers with very important data about the health […]

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Mortgage Basics: The Pre-Approval Process

Many homebuyers are not aware that getting pre-approved for a home loan might just be what gets you them a new home faster. Before you start looking at homes, consider taking the time to talk with a lender or two about getting pre-approved for a mortgage so speed up the closing process and prevent missing […]

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