mortgage rates

Mortgages loans for new purchases and refinancings dropped sharply last week as mortgage interest rates climbed.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rates rose last week as demand for U.S. Treasury notes slipped and yields rose. Applications for new mortgages were flat and refinancings also dipped week over week.
Paul Ausick
Adjusted to account for the Labor Day holiday, mortgage applications increased by 2% last week. Loan rates were flat for the week, but have taken a turn higher so far this week.
Paul Ausick
Applications for new mortgage loans dipped last week even though mortgage loan rates remained at 21-month lows.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rate changes were mixed last week and applications for new mortgages remained flat. Refinancings have reached their highest level in nearly three years.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rates reached new three-year lows last week as demand for U.S. Treasuries drove down yields and lowering mortgage lending rates.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rates have plummeted following China's surprise currency devaluation. Refinance applications have jumped.
Paul Ausick
Applications for new mortgage loans slipped a bit last week while rates on the most popular mortgages remained steady at just over 4%.
Paul Ausick
Freddie Mac forecasts that mortgage lending will rise this year and next on the strength of combined low mortgage interest rates and slowing home price growth.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rates decreased slightly last week, but the drop had no positive effect on the number of new mortgage loan applications which also dipped slightly.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rates rose last week as yields on U.S. Treasuries rose following Fed chair Jerome Powell's comments on cutting the federal funds rate.
Paul Ausick
Adjusted to account for the Fourth of July holiday, new mortgage applications dropped by 2.4% last week while mortgage interest rates mostly made small adjustments.
Paul Ausick
Mortgage loan rates made small moves last week while applications for new mortgages were essentially flat with the prior week.
Paul Ausick
Applications for new mortgages rose slightly last week even though mortgage loan rates on a 30-year conventional loan have fallen to levels not seen since September 2017.
Paul Ausick
Slightly higher mortgage loan rates last week led to reduced activity in the market for refinancing according to data released Wednesday by the Mortgage Bankers Association.
Paul Ausick