Tag Archives: mortgage application

Mortgage Application and Mortgage Rate Update

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareIt is a big week for all interest-rate products including mortgage product rates with the Federal Reserve meeting this week. You’ll really want to check the forward guidance of the Federal Reserve to see what may be ahead for mortgage …

Your Mortgage Data & Mortgage Information

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareI read an article today about mortgage data breaches and how to stop them. Here are some questions to ask yourself: 1. Does my mortgage lender employ secure encryption for my mortgage data? 2. Does my mortgage lender have a …

Mortgage Apps Drop Government Wants a Mortgage For All But Crucifies Non-Issues

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareMortgage applications dropped today to a six year low. As reported in Mortgage Professional America: Mortgage applications plummeted last week, dropping 7.2% from the week earlier, according to new data from the Mortgage Bankers Association. Refinances hit their lowest level …

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 …

The Importance of Your Credit Report for Mortgage Application

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareWhen applying for a mortgage there are many things that affect your ability to obtain the mortgage loan such as income, assets, down-payment, job history, and finally the credit report. Many of these items you have little or limited control …

Mortgage Loan Applications Drop to Lowest Level In Years

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareRecovery, what recovery? Every recession since World War II has been led by the housing industry and to build those homes you have to have mortgage financing. So it should be said that economic recoveries are led by the real …

Rising Mortgage Rates

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareThere was a great post today from ZeroHedge.com on how rising mortgage rates will effect a borrower’s amount of home they can buy. Furthermore, rising rates may kill what little “recovery” the government says we’re having. Mortgage rates have been very …

FHA For Immigrants

Posted ago by Cary Cox

ShareHouston has over one-hundred thirty different countries with immigrants located in our city. That’s because Houston is a huge international city due to the being the world’s energy capital and the world-wide reputation of the Texas Medical Center located in …