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Purchase Apps and Refis Decline Over Last Week

Mortgage applications decreased 2.6 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Oct. 31, 2014.

Negative Equity Share Drops Under Eight Percent Nationwide

The Data & Analytics division of Black Knight Financial Services (BKFS) has released its latest Mortgage Monitor Report, based on data as of the end of September 2014.

Mortgage Credit Availability Tails Off in October

Mortgage credit availability dropped in October, according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) which analyzes data from the AllRegs Market Clarity product. 

Zillow: Mortgage Rates Begin to Level Off

The 30-year fixed mortgage rate on Zillow Mortgages is currently 3.90 percent, up five basis points from this time last week.

Home Prices Rise by 5.6 Percent Annually in September

CoreLogic has released its September CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI) report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 5.6 percent in September 2014 compared to September 2013.

Number of U.S. First-Time Homebuyers Plummets

Despite an improving job market and low interest rates, the share of first-time homebuyers fell to its lowest point in nearly three decades and is preventing a healthier housing market from reaching its full potential, according to an annual survey r

Millions of Potential Households Holding Out for U.S. Housing Recovery

Stagnant incomes and rising rents left the U.S. with an unprecedented number of doubled-up households as people moved in together to make ends meet.

Mortgage Rates Rebound, Remain Below the Four Percent Mark

Freddie Mac has released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS), showing that average fixed-rate mortgages (FRMs) moved 

Nearly $20 Billion in U.S. Mortgage Apps Scarred by Fraud

CoreLogic has released its latest Mortgage Fraud Report, which found that at the end of the second quarter of 2014, the report shows a 3.2 per

Mortgage Apps Decline 6.6 Percent Week Over Week

Mortgage applications decreased 6.6 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending Oct.

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