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About Carter Wessman

Carter Wessman is originally from the charming town of Norfolk, Massachusetts. When he isn’t busy writing about mortgage related topics, you can find him playing table tennis, or jamming on his bass guitar.

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Current Mortgage Rates for Friday, January 20, 2017

January 20, 2017 9:59 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Happy Friday and welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic news happening today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Treasury yields are on pace this morning to log their first weekly gain in a month. Positive inflation... View Article


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Current Mortgage Rates for Thursday, January 19, 2017

January 19, 2017 11:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic data out today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Stronger inflation data (CPI, Industrial Production, Beige Book) out yesterday pushed up treasury yields, driving mortgage rates higher. That trend... View Article


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Current Mortgage Rates for Wednesday, January 18, 2017

January 18, 2017 11:09 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic data out today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Treasury yields are on the rise this morning. Investors this morning are a) pleased with the inflation readings in the... View Article


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Current Mortgage Rates for Tuesday, January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017 10:58 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic data out today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Potential conflict in the Republican Party, Theresa May’s speech, and some fedspeak is causing U.S. treasury yields to decline this... View Article


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Current Mortgage Rates for Monday, January, 16, 2017

January 16, 2017 12:37 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic data out today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Markets dealing with uncertainty this week Regular market trading is closed today in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.... View Article


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Current Mortgage Rates for Friday, January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017 12:10 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Happy Friday, and welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic data out today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? Treasury yields are on the rise this morning after a string of strong data was released, including... View Article


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Current Mortgage Rates for Thursday, January 12, 2017

January 12, 2017 11:10 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Welcome to the Total Mortgage Current Mortgage Rates Blog. There’s some economic data out today, but first, your daily mortgage rate forecast/advice. Click here to get today’s latest mortgage rates. Where are mortgage rates going? The yield on the 10-year treasury note dipped down to its lowest level this morning since November 30th at 2.305%.... View Article


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2016 Gingerbread House Creator Contest: Best and Most Creative Houses

January 11, 2017 11:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The 2016 Total Mortgage Gingerbread House Creator Contest was a roaring success: from December 12th to January 1st, there were over 2,300 submissions, all competing for daily prizes and the $250 grand prize. The contest, which is in its second year, was pretty straightforward: contestants used over 75 pieces and 3 backgrounds to craft the gingerbread house... View Article