Monthly Archives: April 2014

News Driving Mortgage Rates & The Economy 04/29/2014

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareThis week there is a full slate of economic news that will drive mortgage rates. In addition, mortgage rates are having a lot of volatility due to the ongoing crisis in the Ukraine. The data also shows that rising mortgage …

Mortgage Banking to Face Difficult Year

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareMortgage rates spiked last year and that has crushed the housing recovery. That in turn will put a lot of pressure and most likely layoffs in the mortgage industry on-top of those that happened last year. Here is a great …

Today’s Mortgage Rate Update 04/23/2014

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareHere is a quick update on today’s mortgage rates and the news moving the mortgage rates around – brought to us by our friends at Sigma Research. A little better start this morning ahead of March new home sales at …

Houston Home Sale & Mortgage News

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareLots happening in the Houston Real Estate market, though fewer properties on the market, coupled with still attractive mortgage rates amke it a seller’s market. In fact, many people are paying cash and forgoing a mortgage or doing a home-equity …

April 1st Mortgage News – We’re Not Kidding

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareHome Prices Make Further Gains: Two new economic reports show continued growth in appreciation.  The Case-Shiller composite index of 20 metropolitan areas showed that prices increased 0.8% on a month-over-month basis, despite the harsh weather in January and grew 13.2% on …