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Mortgage Rates Today, March 24, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

What’s The Best Way To Pay Mortgage Refinance Closing Costs?

Your mortgage refinance comes at a cost, even if you don't see it. There are several ways to pay to refinance your home loan, and we'll show you the pros and cons of them here.

Can You Apply For A Mortgage With Two Lenders At Once?

Is it okay to apply with two or more mortgage lenders? To make sure you get approved, or to lock in the best interest rate? There are pros and cons to this strategy.

Today’s Mortgage Rates Analysis

Current mortgage rates and mortgage market movement. Today's mortgage rates and mortgage news. Live rate quotes available. News and data provided by MBSQuoteline, a real-time mortgage market data service available to loan officers, real estate agents, and other finance professionals.

Soft Fed Announcement Means Relief For Mortgage Rates

Current mortgage rates are falling, thanks to a less aggressive Federal Reserve and a stifling stock market. Is it time to lock?

Confident Buyers Stoke The Red-Hot New Home Market

New construction homes are selling fast. Buyers believe their employment opportunities are great, and call for higher rates and prices in 2017.

Mortgage Rates Today, March 23, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Buyers Get A Better Shot At Affordable Housing In 2017

Home values did not rise in January, the first time in 59 months that's happened. But, prices are up nearly 6% for the year. Is it time to buy?

Buying A House Where Prices Exceed Your Budget

Buying a house, especially a fixer-upper, is an investment that could pay off big-time, or deplete every resource you have. Follow these tips for choosing financing and unloading your property for profit.

Mortgage Rates Today, March 22, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

Need a Fast Refi? Now Could Be The Perfect Time

Lenders are closing refinances fast. That could help compensate for slightly higher rates. Borrowing costs are reduced with faster close times.

Mortgage Rates Today, March 21, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

All About Mortgage Reserves For Your Home Loan Approval

Mortgage reserves are funds that you will have after closing that will be available to make your payments if your income stops temporarily or you have an unexpected financial emergency. But hoe much do you need to get approved for a mortgage?

HELOC Subordination: Something No One Asks About, But Everyone Should

Subordination for home equity loans and HELOCs comes into play when you refinance the underlying first mortgage but don't want to include the second mortgage in the refinance. The old equity loan must be subordinated to the new loan. But that's not always easy.

Report: Home Buying Gains Steam; Buyers Dominate Mortgage Market

For 23 months straight, home buyers have made their presence known in the mortgage market, accounting for more than half of all transactions.

Mortgage Rates Today, March 20, 2017, Plus Lock Recommendations

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bondes price drop and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

34 Months Straight: VA Mortgage Rates Are The Lowest

It pays to be a veteran. Using VA Benefits and the G.I. Bill, military borrowers get access to lower rates than the general U.S. population.

Should You Get Out Of Your ARM Mortgage Now?

It's no secret; mortgage interest rates are rising. So, it it time to get out of your ARM and refinance?

Plain English Guide To Terms You’ll Hear From Your Loan Officer

Your loan officer might be speaking another language as far as you're concerned. But mortgage lending is easy to understand once we decode these terms for you.

Survey: Pull The Refinance Trigger Before It’s Too Late

Mortgage rates are higher, and you might be kicking yourself if you did not refinance. But it may not be too late.