Mortgage rates rise for second consecutive week

Lower mortgage rates help Hovnanian reduce its net loss If you default, the government covers some of the lender’s losses, typically 25% of what you borrowed. That gives lenders the same protection as if you had put 25% down on the home, so they can offer.

Mortgage interest rates rose for a second consecutive week as property sales showed falling demand for. The Fed’s program is set to end Wednesday. If mortgage rates rise sharply, the Fed could come.

Mortgage Rates Rise for Second Consecutive Week February 20, 2015 MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Feb 19, 2015) – Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS ), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving higher amid a strong employment report. Regardless, fixed-rate mortgages rates

30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise for Second Consecutive Week. – Press Release 30-Year Fixed Mortgage Rates Rise for Second Consecutive Week; Current Rate is 4.25%, According to Zillow Mortgage Rate Ticker

Mortgage rates for 30-year fixed mortgages rose this week, with the current rate borrowers were quoted on Zillow Mortgage Marketplace at 4.28 percent, up from 4.24 percent at this same time last.

"Mortgage rates rose for the second consecutive week as 10-year Treasury yields surged. Housing starts [PDF] declined 2 percent to a seasonally adjusted pace of 1.065 million units and housing permits dipped 0.7 percent in January.

MGIC beats expectations, but new insurance written underwhelms MGIC Archives realestate.10ztalk.com – MGIC beats expectations, but new mortgage insurance written underwhelms. MGIC Investment Corp. posted better-than-expected first-quarter earnings as expenses were lower than projected while net premiums came in higher.

 · U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell slightly this week, marking a third straight week of declines as a continued inducement to purchasers in the spring homebuying season. Mortgage.

 · Lending Real Estate homeowners home prices are rising faster than wages in 80% of U.S. markets New ATTOM report shows renting is cheaper option in the majority of metros

U.S Mortgages – Up for a 2nd Consecutive Week – Mortgage rates were on the rise in the week ending 6 th September, a second consecutive week of gains coming off the back of 3 consecutive weeks of decline.. Economic data released though the week.

MCLEAN, VA–(Marketwired – Jun 16, 2016) – Freddie Mac ( OTCQB : FMCC ) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS ®), showing average fixed mortgage rates declining for.

Rising rates now affecting purchase mortgage application activity How Rapidly Rising Rates Impact Refis and purchase apps november 30. 2016 law. matthew graham, CEO and founder of MBS Live, recently wrote about the potential of rising mortgage rates to affect both purchase mortgage applications and refinances.

Bankrate: Mortgage Rates Rise for Second Consecutive Week NEW YORK – May 26, 2016 – Mortgage rates increased again this week, with the benchmark 30-year fixed mortgage rate rising to 3.82.

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Welcome to the archives section of my site. Yeah, I’ve been at it for some time now, I know. Sometimes I forget how long it’s been since I first began writing about mortgages and the housing market.