Declining mortgage rates drive refis and new-home purchases

Declining mortgage rates drive refis and new-home purchases Manhattan homebuyers make fewest first-quarter deals since 2009 Brodsky plans to break ground on a 440-unit rental project at 336 Flatbush Avenue Extension in Downtown Brooklyn in the first quarter of 2014, and is currently scouting out other opportunities in the.

The government is still thinking about getting into the 4.5%-fixed-rate-mortgage business, says the FT: An intensified effort to exploit government control of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to drive down.

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Weekly Mortgage Refis Rev Up, Purchases Drop. Mortgage Market Index off less than 1%. Aug. 4, 2017. By Mortgage Daily staff. weekly mortgage business maintained the pace of the previous seven-day period. Increased refinance activity was offset by lower demand for loans to finance a residential property purchase.

The latest reporting of Weekly Mortgage Applications by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) produced an interesting result. While overall activity dropped significantly on a spike in mortgage rates.

Mortgage rates descended through the onset of spring’s home buying season, pushing up the share of refinance loans and volume of new-home purchase applications, according to Ellie Mae and the mortgage bankers association. The average 30-year note rate dropped to 4.61% in April from 4.79% the year before and from 4.77% in March, marking the

Mortgage Rates Just Crashed. I Explain Why Mortgage rates descended through the onset of spring’s home buying season, pushing up the share of refinance loans and volume of new-home purchase applications, according to Ellie Mae and the Mortgage Bankers Association.

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