Monthly Archives: May 2013

30-Year Mortgage Rate Increase is Coming; Assume it Will Be Soon


Earlier in the week, we explained that experts have projected that U.S. home prices will appreciate by approximately 5% in 2013. We also revealed the Mortgage Bankers Association, Fannie Mae and the National Association of Realtorshave all projected that the 30-year mortgage rate will … Continue reading

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Financial Impact of One House?


Recently the research team at the National Association of Realtors (NAR) looked at studies done by the Bureau of Economic Analysis, the Census Bureau, Macroeconomic Advisors and the Joint Center for Housing Studies at Harvard. After reviewing the data, they determined the … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates at or Near All-Time Record Low


Freddie Mac recently released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates moving lower for the fourth consecutive week continuing to support the ongoing housing recovery. The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage hit a new all-time … Continue reading

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