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Mortgage Rates Continue Sideways Slide Ahead of Fed

Mortgage rates were unchanged again today, making three out of the past 4 days where rates haven’t budged and 6 out of the past 7 days where rates moved by 0.01% or less, on average.  That’s an exceptionally narrow range, and it … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Steady at 1-Month Highs

Mortgage rates didn’t budge, compared to yesterday’s, which leaves them in line with their highest levels since late June.  A small majority lenders have moved up from quoting conventional 30yr fixed rates of 3.375% to 3.5% during the course of this … Continue reading

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Discussing “Discount Points” Amid Eerily Steady Mortgage Rates

Mortgage rates held perfectly steady today, with most lenders offering the exact same quotes as yesterday.  The most prevalent conventional 30yr fixed rates remain in a range of 3.375% to 3.5% on top tier scenarios, but some lower quotes are possible in … Continue reading

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5 Money Myths Millennials Need to Ditch Right Now

Every generation is different. If you were born between 1980 and 1997, you are part of the millennial generation. There are 76 million people classified as “millennials” and, like the generations before, you’re most likely a product of the financial … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Flat as Anticipation Builds For Next Move

Mortgage rates were sideways in some cases today, and very slightly lower in others, making for one of their better performances over the past few weeks.  During that time, they’ve generally been moving higher following early July lows (which were very close … Continue reading

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Differences between Short Term and Long Term Loans 

For catering to the needs of individuals in times of a financial crisis, there are several lending companies and institutions that offer many different types of loans. A loan is a cash or credit advance offered to an individual, with … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Surprisingly Steady Despite Market Weakness

Mortgage rates have been moving higher, in general, this week.  That upward momentum tends to coincide with weakness in broader bond markets.  For instance, when yields on US Treasuries are moving higher, mortgage rates usually are as well.  That’s no surprise considering … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rate Situation Growing More Tense

Mortgage rates were slightly higher again today, and this time, it’s personal!  OK, so it’s not really “personal,” but it is now more of a concern for those following rate trends and hoping they’ll stay near all-time lows.  We actually get more … Continue reading

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Mortgage Rates Bounce Indecisively Lower

Mortgage rates moved just slightly lower today, following a fairly abrupt spike over the first two days of the week.  This the sort of movement that neither confirms or rejects the possibility that early July marked long-term lows.  Instead, it’s a push–an … Continue reading

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Millions Of Europeans Facing Residency And Nationality Confusion

The UK’s vote on EU membership on June 23rd has thrown problems into the lives of millions of people. While the reality of a Leave vote is still sinking in, there is likely to be enormous change in the coming … Continue reading

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