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Average mortgage rates were on the rise after several weeks in decline, according to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS) for the week ending April 26
Average mortgage rates were on the rise after several weeks in decline, according to Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey (PMMS) for the week ending April 26.   The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage (FRM) averaged 4.03 percent, up from last week when it averaged 3.97 percent. The 15-year FRM this... Keep Reading....
Rates on the most popular types of mortgages took divergent paths this week according to HSH.com's Weekly Mortgage Rates Radar. The average rate for conforming 30-year fixed-rate mortgages rose by two basis points (0.02 percent) to 3.53 percent. Conforming 5/1 Hybrid ARM rates decreased by four... more
Miami-area home sales rose above a year earlier for the 11th consecutive month in March amid sizeable gains in mid- to high-end activity and a record level of sales to investors and other absentee buyers. The median price paid for a home rose 14.1 percent from a year ago, marking the 15th month in... more
Clear Capital released its Home Data Index (HDI) Market Report with data through April 2013. Using a broad array of public and proprietary data sources, the HDI Market Report publishes the most granular home data and analysis earlier than nearly any other index provider in the industry. "National... more
CoreLogic  released its March CoreLogic HPI report. Home prices nationwide, including distressed sales, increased 10.5 percent on a year-over-year basis in March 2013 compared to March 2012. This change represents the biggest year-over-year increase since March 2006 and the 13th consecutive monthly... more