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Mortgage Rates, Mortgage News and Strategy : The Mortgage Reports

9/20/2018 4:30:34 AM

The rising rent problem isn’t getting any better. Rents rose 3 percent over the year in July, with low-end properties seeing the biggest jumps. Rent prices in Orlando, in particular, have skyrocketed in the last year.

9/19/2018 4:30:56 AM

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

9/19/2018 4:30:46 AM

When your mortgage status is "transfer to processor" what does that mean? Your mortgage loan processor is the person who communicates between you, your loan officer, underwriting and closing officers. Processors are arguably the most important people you'll encounter during your escrow.

9/19/2018 4:30:15 AM

When it comes to housing amenities, buyers are putting their money where their mouth is. In fact, according to a new study, some Americans are willing to pay $100 or more per month just to have certain features in their home or property.

9/18/2018 8:30:42 AM

Many homeowners refinance for lower payments or interest rates. Here's what you need to know about your options and some pitfalls.