mortgage news

April 14, 2015
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Loan Officers among ’10 happiest professions’

Sure, there are certainly many people who have a tough time being successful in the mortgage industry, and many Loan Officers have received a bad rap […]
April 30, 2013

5 Housing & Mortgage Trends for Spring

As we transition into the Spring and Summer months for 2013, potential home buyers and sellers will likely find that the market has changed in their […]
April 16, 2013

Is the Housing Market Recovering or Not?

You have likely heard all kinds of reports recently talking about how the housing market has been showing great signs of recovery, however economists are struggling […]
April 10, 2013

Mortgage Applications Rise as Rates Fall

A weekly survey released this morning by the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) reported that mortgage applications increased 4.5 percent on a seasonally-adjusted basis last week compared […]
March 21, 2013

Rates on 30-year mortgages decline to 3.54 percent

According to Freddie Mac, the average rates for 30-year fixed mortgages fell to 3.54% this week compared to 3.63% last week. The decline kept mortgage rates […]
March 19, 2013

Why higher mortgage rates still help the housing market

After continuing signs of an improving U.S. economy mortgage rates have been on the rise. Last week, interest rates on 30-year fixed rate mortgages reached their […]
November 8, 2012
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Mortgage News: Loan Officer Jobs on the Rise – How Will YOU Compete?

Recent positive refinance and purchase numbers have given way to a huge influx in Loan Officer job applications across the nation’s leading mortgage job networks, according […]
August 27, 2012

3 Reasons for Rising Mortgage Rates

Last week on our blog, we discussed how mortgage rates had risen for the third straight week after previously setting all-time record lows. This begs the […]
August 21, 2012

Mortgage Rates Rise for Third Straight Week

According to Freddie Mac’s weekly survey released August 16th, fixed mortgage rates rose for the third straight week after previously setting all-time lows, with the typical […]