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Low Rates Unfazed by a Bit of Market Weakness

Mortgage rates held their ground fairly well today, despite the fact that underlying bond markets were weaker.  Bond market weakness is associated with higher interest rates,…

Mortgage Rates End Week at Lows

Mortgage rates may not be quite as low as they were on January 31st, but they nonetheless managed to end at the lowest levels of this…

Big Day For Mortgage Rates

Thursday plays host to vastly more mortgage rate articles than any other day of the week.  This has to do with the regular weekly release of…

Mortgage Rates Fall Back Toward Long-Term Lows

Mortgage rates moved lower for the second straight day after rising moderately on Friday and Monday.  This brings the average lender to the second lowest levels in…

Mortgage Rates Making a Case For Remaining in Recent Range

Mortgage rates stabilized today, after moving higher somewhat quickly following several strong economic reports on Friday.  If you’d like to revisit the relationship between economic data and…

Mortgage Rates Give Back Yesterday's Improvement

Mortgage rates fell significantly yesterday, extending a reaction to the Federal Reserve’s announcement and press conference from Wednesday.  The Fed was essentially much more concerned with risks…

Mortgage Rates Quietly Thunder to 1-Year Lows

Mortgage rates fell more triumphantly today, extending their reaction to yesterday’s Federal Reserve announcement.   The Fed isn’t in direct control of interest rates, although the opposite often…

Mortgage Rates Fall to 3-Week Lows After Fed

Mortgage rates fell moderately today, largely in response to the Federal Reserve’s policy announcement.  The Fed is in charge of seeing a key short-term rate that impacts…

Facebook paid users to collect their data

Since 2016, Facebook had paid people between the ages of 13-35 to collect data on their smartphone usage This is yet another black eye for…