Categories for Mortgage Rate Trends and Analysis

Current Mortgage Rates for Tuesday, September 19, 2017

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President Trump is set to speak to the United Nations General Assembly today for the first time during his presidency. It’s an important event and one that financial market participants will be watching closely. No one knows exactly how the speech will unfold, so it’s not clear at this point how, if at all, rates... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Monday, September 18, 2017

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Mortgage rates aren’t moving much this morning but it’s busy week ahead with several chances for some market action. The key events are President Trump at the United Nations and the Federal Reserve’s FOMC meeting on Tuesday and Wednesday. Depending on what is said at those events we could see rates move one way or... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Friday, September 15, 2017

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It’s been a wild ride for mortgage rates these past couple weeks. Last week rates touched down on fresh 2017 lows and this week rates began to climb off those levels. The good news is that they didn’t get too far, so we’re still looking at some of the best rates of the year. Read... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Wednesday, September 13, 2017

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It’s a relatively quiet day for the market and that’s causing mortgage rates to stay mostly flat. We did get some inflation data this morning with the Producer Prices report, but the numbers weren’t strong enough to put much upward pressure on rates. Unless something unexpected happens, rates shouldn’t move too far today. Read on... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Tuesday, September 12, 2017

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Mortgage rates are inching their way higher today thanks in part to easing geopolitical tensions and the tapering of Hurricane Irma. Despite the slight rise in rates, we’re still at some of the most accommodating levels of the year, making right now the perfect time to buy or refinance. Read on for more details. Market... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Monday, September 11, 2017

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It’s a slow day today with no significant economic reports out. The main driver for mortgage rates right now is the easing geopolitical tension with North Korea. That is allowing financial market participants to take on more risk and is pushing rates higher. Read on for more details. Market Outlook 9.11.17 from Total Mortgage on... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Friday, September 8, 2017

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It was a short week, but a good one for mortgage rates. As we saw in the Freddie Mac PMMS, a massive bond rally early on in the week pushed rates to new 2017 lows. Given the drop in rates, it makes sense for anyone considering a refinance or purchase to take five minutes this... View Article

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Current Mortgage Rates for Thursday, September 7, 2017

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Mortgage rates are on a roll this week. We got a big dip on Tuesday and they’re headed even lower today. This is great news for anyone who is currently looking to refinance their mortgage or purchase a new home. We are recommending that borrowers take action soon to get in on the dip. Read... View Article

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