Categories for Mortgage Rate Trends and Analysis

Current Mortgage Rates for Friday, May 27, 2016

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Happy Friday, and welcome to the TMS current mortgage rates blog. There’s some economic news out today, but first, your mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Rates Rise in Freddie Mac PMMS The Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey came out on Thursday morning and it... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Thursday, May 26, 2016

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Welcome to the TMS current mortgage rates blog. There’s some economic news out today, but first, your mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Freddie Mac PMMS has rates up The Freddie Mac Primary Mortgage Market Survey revealed this morning that mortgage rates went up this week.... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Wednesday, May 25, 2016

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Treasuries continue to sell off, and mortgage backed securities are following suit.  As a result, mortgage rates are up.  Since May 13, yields on 10-year Treasuries have jumped from 1.70% to about 1.87% this morning.  Yields have increased as the market has recalibrated its expectations of the timing of a rate hike from the Fed.... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Tuesday, May 24, 2016

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Welcome to the TMS current mortgage rates blog. There’s some economic news out today, but first, your mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Rates holding steady Ever since mortgage rates rose after the April FOMC minutes were released last Wednesday, they’ve basically held steady. The 30-year year... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Monday, May 23, 2016

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Last week mortgage rates rose in response to improving economic data and hawkish posturing from the Fed.  Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey announced that the average rate on a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage was 3.58% with 0.6 points, up from 3.57% with 0.6 points the week prior. However, the survey is published on Thursday, and... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Friday, May 20, 2016

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Happy Friday, and welcome to the TMS current mortgage rates blog. There’s some economic news out today, but first, your mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? The big news this week was the minutes from the April FOMC meeting. Talk about potentially hiking in June, if the... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Thursday, May 19, 2016

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Welcome to the TMS current mortgage rates blog. There’s some economic news out today, but first, your mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Fed Minutes prop up chances of a June rate hike The Federal Open Market Committee released the minutes of the April 26-27 meeting... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Wednesday, May 18, 2016

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Last week Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey showed that mortgage rates hit three year lows as bonds rallied.  That rally was short-lived. Bonds sold off yesterday, sold off last night, and are continuing to sell off this morning.  On Monday morning, yields on 10-year Treasuries were as low as 1.70%.  This morning yields are around... View Article

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