Primary Mortgage Market Survey

It’s Like The Real Estate Disruptor Dating Game Out There

Today’s News Synopsis: Zillow is partnering with builders.  The National Association of Realtors Reported existing-home sales increased by 1.3% in August.  Mortgage rates increased greatly this week with 30-year rates now at 3.73% and 15-year rates at 3.21%. In The News: Freddie Mac – “Mortgage Rates Jump” (9-19-2019) “Freddie Mac (OTCQB: FMCC) today released the results of …

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No. 1 Reason….Livability

Today’s News Synopsis: Homeowners love their DIY remodels says N.A.R. survey.  The Mortgage Bankers Association reported a 9.8% decrease in mortgage applications from last week.  Where are we at in terms of opportunity zones this year? In The News: Zillow – “California Captured One-Third of the National Housing Recovery” (1-3-2019) “The U.S. housing market is more valuable …

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How And Why It Matters

Today’s News Synopsis: Fed just raised interest rates again.  The National Association of Realtors reported a 1.8% increase in pending home sales in August.  Mortgage rates increased for the fifth week in a row with 30-year rates now at 4.72% and 15-year rates at 4.16%. In The News: National Association of Realtors – “Pending Home …

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Slow Sales and Dropping Mortgage Applications Have Some Saying Yes

Today’s News Synopsis: Is the housing market starting to cool off?  The NAHB’s 55+ Housing Market Index showed increased confidence in that segment of the market, which increased to 67.  Freddie Mac reported mortgage rates increased again with 30-year rates now at 4.6% and 15-year rates at 4.08%. In The News: Zillow – “Home Values Growing …

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Study Found 68% Of Them Have Buyer’s Remorse

Today’s News Synopsis: Millennials aren’t exactly jumping for joy after buying their homes.  Mortgage rates remained relatively the same with 30-year rates 4.52% and 15-year rates at 4%.  A big problem a lot of American homeowners still seem to have is being uninsured. In The News: ATTOM Data Solutions – “Housing Precogs: Predictions Beyond Hunches” (7-19-2018) …

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Rising Mortgage Rates Chipping Away Affordability

Today’s News Synopsis: Mortgage payments require largest share of income since 2009.  ATTOM Data Solutions released their latest data on home prices, which showed they are now at their least affordable level since the third quarter of 2008.  According to Freddie Mac, mortgage rates decreased again, putting 30-year rates at 4.57% and 15-year rates at …

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