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Mortgage Insurance Paid Upfront

Mortgage Insurance Paid Upfront | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
An alternative to private mortgage insurance allows borrowers to make one lump-sum payment upfront.
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Housing risk high in spite of Qualified Mortgage rule - The Hill (blog)

Housing risk high in spite of Qualified Mortgage rule - The Hill (blog) | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Housing risk high in spite of Qualified Mortgage rule
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Since December, the International Center on Housing Risk at the American Enterprise Institute has been publishing its monthly National Mortgage Risk Index (NMRI).
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Mortgage rates slip for 2nd straight week | Inman News

RT @InmanNews: Mortgage rates slip for 2nd straight week http://t.co/Gd2KQArnCc
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Easier to get a mortgage? For some ... - CNBC.com

Easier to get a mortgage? For some ... - CNBC.com | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
eCreditDaily.com Easier to get a mortgage? For some ... CNBC.com Make no mistake: Mortgage credit is still very tight by historical standards, and only borrowers with the most pristine credit and healthy down payments can get the lowest rates.
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Mortgage Rates Fall as U.S. Homebuyers Get Fed Reprieve - Bloomberg

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Mortgage Rates Fall as U.S. Homebuyers Get Fed Reprieve
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Mortgage rates for 30-year U.S. loans fell to a five-week low, a decline that's likely to be extended after the Federal Reserve refrained from reducing its monthly bond buying.
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MortgageOrb: Zillow: Mortgage Rates Fall For First Time In Five Weeks

MortgageOrb: Zillow: Mortgage Rates Fall For First Time In Five Weeks | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Focusing on mortgage news and analysis from the loan origination, servicing and secondary marketing business, MortgageOrb offers industry professionals the information they need to compete in the market.
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House prices rise 0.8% in July: Nationwide - FTAdviser.com

House prices rise 0.8% in July: Nationwide - FTAdviser.com | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
House prices continued their upward trajectory with growth of 0.8 per cent last month, analysis by Nationwide has found. (House prices rise 0.8% in July.
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Number of the Week: Home Buyers Need to Reset Expectations

Number of the Week: Home Buyers Need to Reset Expectations | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Home prices have been on a tear this year, but as mortgage rates move higher that breakneck pace is bound to slow. (Why rates matter: At a $1,000 monthly payment, you can take out a $197,000 mortgage.
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Mortgage Rates Primed To Fall For Third Consecutive Week

Mortgage Rates Primed To Fall For Third Consecutive Week | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Mortgage rates are expected to drop for the 3rd straight week this week. Here's how to lock a low rate before it's gone for good. (#mortgage After Peaking In July, U.S.
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Some relief as 30-year-mortgage rate drops from two-year high - MarketWatch (blog)

Some relief as 30-year-mortgage rate drops from two-year high - MarketWatch (blog) | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Some relief as 30-year-mortgage rate drops from two-year high MarketWatch (blog) The average rate for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage fell to 4.37% in the week that ended July 18 from 4.51% in the prior week, federally controlled mortgage buyer...
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An Unexpected (but Welcome) Consequence of Rising Mortgage Rates - Motley Fool

An Unexpected (but Welcome) Consequence of Rising Mortgage Rates - Motley Fool | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
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An Unexpected (but Welcome) Consequence of Rising Mortgage Rates
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Common sense seems to dictate that rising mortgage rates will hurt the housing market by depressing the demand for purchase-money mortgages.
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AP News : US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 4.29 percent

AP News : US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 4.29 percent | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
US rate on 30-year mortgage falls to 4.29 percent (from @AP) http://t.co/Pv829NAt3B
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Mortgage Interest Rates: Where Are They Headed?

Mortgage Interest Rates: Where Are They Headed? | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Today’s $20,000 question is…Where are mortgage rates headed in the near future? Most believe the rapid rise in rates experienced over the last month will not be sustained and that they will level off into a range between 4% and 5%.

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Mortgage rates have been increasing this article thinks it may level off between 4 to 5 %. What do you think?

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Is It About to Get a Lot Easier to Obtain a Mortgage? (Hint: No)

Is It About to Get a Lot Easier to Obtain a Mortgage? (Hint: No) | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Federal regulators announced last week a handful of measures designed to help ease post-crisis mortgage-lending standards. Just how much of an impact will they have?
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The USDA Guaranteed Home Loan is NOT Just for People with Low Incomes

The USDA Guaranteed Home Loan is NOT Just for People with Low Incomes | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Staying away from something that seems good is a crazy idea, right? Nobody willingly avoids an extra day of vacation or a chance to eat one of their fav...
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What CFPB Mortgage Rules Mean For You - U.S. News & World Report

What CFPB Mortgage Rules Mean For You - U.S. News & World Report | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
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The ultimate mortgage checklist: 63 steps to negotiating the best deal

The ultimate mortgage checklist: 63 steps to negotiating the best deal | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
These questions will help you snare the most feature-rich mortgage possible, at a rate that’s better than average (The ultimate mortgage checklist: 63 steps to negotiating the best deal http://t.co/lRBzgoCVP0...
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Mortgage rates remain steady on uncertain jobs data

Mortgage rates remain steady on uncertain jobs data | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Mortgage rates remained unchanged this past week as mixed jobs data created some uncertainty about housing and the overall economy, Freddie Mac reported Thursday. The average 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage came in at 4.57%, unchanged from last week.

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Sober Look: Mortgage refinance boom ending

Sober Look: Mortgage refinance boom ending | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Perhaps an even better indicator of refinance activity is the frequency of US Google search for the phrase "mortgage refinance" (chart below), which is consistent with the applications index.
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Obama to call for mortgage overhaul - Need to know, World ...

Obama to call for mortgage overhaul - Need to know, World ... | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is proposing to overhaul the nation's mortgage finance system, including shutting down government-backed Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. And he has some bipartisan support on ...
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The 6 Steps of a VA Loan Approval

The 6 Steps of a VA Loan Approval | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
To get approved for a VA loan required six simple steps. Read about the VA loan program here, and see today's live mortgage rates anytime.
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Freddie Mac: US Mortgage Rates Down in Latest Week - Wall Street Journal

Freddie Mac: US Mortgage Rates Down in Latest Week - Wall Street Journal | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Freddie Mac: US Mortgage Rates Down in Latest Week Wall Street Journal "Fixed mortgage rates fell as Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke helped ease market concerns about the Fed reducing its bond purchases," Freddie Mac Chief Economist Frank Nothaft...
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6 Things You Should Know When Getting a Mortgage Loan

6 Things You Should Know When Getting a Mortgage Loan | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
RT @indybankruptlaw: 6 Things You Should Know When Getting a Mortgage Loan - http://t.co/80XvfiaF4t http://t.co/3tHgcpQD4K
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5 Things to Expect as Mortgage Rates Rise

5 Things to Expect as Mortgage Rates Rise | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Have you noticed interest rates on mortgages rising? Click here to read about 5 things to expect as mortgage rates continue to rise. (Mortgage rates are on the up & up!
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Mortgage bonds post worst quarter in nearly two decades | HousingWire

Mortgage bonds post worst quarter in nearly two decades | HousingWire | mortgage lending | Scoop.it
Funds that focus on residential mortgage-backed securities recorded their biggest quarterly loss in nearly two decades as investors fled out of bonds over the past six weeks on fears that less stimulus from the Fed will push up interest rates.
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