mortgage rates

Why This Firm Sees Massive Upside in Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac

The government-sponsored entities (GSEs) are expected to see some major changes ahead. With the government set to remove Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac from conservatorship, Nomura/Instinet is expecting follow-on capital ...
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Mortgage Loan Applications Slipped Last Week, Loan Rates Showed Little Movement

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 5% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mortgage Loan Applications Stage Comeback, FHA Loan Rates Dip Near Annual Low

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting an increase of 3.8% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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These Are the Housing Markets That Will Grow Fastest in 2020

U.S. home sales have been strong this year, with new home sales up more than 30% year over year in October, according to the latest data from the U.S. Census ...
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Mortgage Loan Applications Down for Holiday Week, Loan Rates Make Mixed Moves

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 9.2% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Dipped, New Mortgage Loans on Track for Best Year Since 2007

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting an increase of 1.5% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Dipped Last Week, Refinancings Dropped

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of 2.2% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Moved Higher Last Week, Refinancings Jumped

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting an increase of 9.6% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Slipped Last Week, Refinancings Increased

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a decrease of just 0.1% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ...
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Higher Mortgage Loan Rates Continue to Reduce Demand for Refinancing

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting an increase of 0.6% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Higher Mortgage Loan Rates Last Week Quelled Refinancing

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a drop of 11.9% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Mortgage Loan Rates Rose Last Week, Slowing New Purchase Applications

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a rise of 0.5% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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Falling Mortgage Loan Rates Boost Refinancing While Demand for New Loans Ticks Down

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a rise of 5.2% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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How Annaly Capital’s 11% Yield Could See Much More Upside

Annaly Capital Management Inc. (NYSE: NLY) is classified in the mortgage-backed securities portion of real estate investment trusts. This MBS-REIT comes with a very high dividend yield, and despite having ...
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Declining Mortgage Interest Rates Lift Demand for New Home Loans, Refinancing

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) released its weekly report on mortgage applications Wednesday morning, noting a rise of 8.1% in the group's seasonally adjusted composite index for the week ending ...
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