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Mortgage Interest Rates | When Is The Right Time To Buy A Property? – Article Dashboard

One of the main concerns of those looking to buy a property is what might happen to house prices. Let’s face it; nobody wants to invest in such an expensive asset if it is going to continue to lose value. With the media full of reports of double figure falls in values, and estimates of further significant reductions throughout 2009 it would be very easy to conclude that it would be better to wait    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | The 30 Year Loan Vs The 15 Year Loan – Article Dashboard

First let’s current mortgage interest rates. 30 Year Fixed Loans are at 5.85. What does this mean as far as your mortgage payment? People frequently assume that a mortgage payment on a 15 Year Loan would be twice as much as the mortgage payment on a 30 Year Loan, but this is not the case. Using a Mortgage Calculator we can determine the payments on a 200k house. Mortgage Payment on 200k House30    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Mortgage Is Not A Bad Word: Steps To Getting A Home Loan In The …

Mortgage calculators and other useful tools are easily found on the web at sites like Realtor.com and Zillow.com. Taking the time to figure out a practical price range will save time and heartache when the actual house hunting begins. A good place to start is to gather all financial records and look into credit scores. It is also important to determine in advance how much cash is available for a    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Today’s Lowest Mortgage Interest Rates – April 2010 Average 30 …

Many homeowners are likely to be looking for today’s lowest mortgage interest rates as they want an opportunity to lock in to a low rate before we start to see home loan rates move higher. At the beginning of the year many analysts predicted that rates were likely to start rising in the spring of 2010. Just a few short weeks into the spring 30 year rates are starting their climb. No one knows if    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Mortgage News – Ying And Yang Of The Housing Crisis

Mortgage news estimating negative aspects to the housing crisis: 1. It has been estimated that there may be up to 8 million foreclosures by the end of 2012. 2. Up to 19 million homeowners might owe more than their house is worth by 2010. 3. The inventory of homes for sale could double the current volume by the end of 2012.4. The median home price in some areas is estimated to drop an additional    .. more …

Existing Home Sales | Inside Lending – Mortgage News For The Week Of Aug 28, 2006 …

Week of August 28, 2006 “CALM CONTINUETH NOT LONG WITHOUT A STORM”…And these wise words dating back to 1576 sure still hold true today. Bond prices and home loanrates have been absolutely flat for the past seven trading days. Traders have not had much in the way of economic news to chew on lately, and seasonably lower volume has added to the sluggish market activity. But this quiet period could    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Learn How To Lock In The Lowest Mortgage Rate Available When …

In the same way people try to time the stock market – deciding when to buy and sell stock in companies – many borrowers try to time when they lock in their rate when refinancing. Based on the history of mortgage interest rates, this strategy usually backfires. Many borrowers literally wait for months or years for lower mortgage rates because they only want to refinance if they can get the absolute    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | Dramatic Turn In Mortgage Rates – Article Dashboard

Though there is no direct relationship between the Federal Reserve’s twisted rates and the treasury rates that determine mortgage interest rate, but still there is dexterity between both the rates. In the survey by Freddie Mac and Mortgage Bankers Association, it is predicted that the interest rate during the coming week is on the verge of fall again. Freddie Mac mentioned that in the previous    .. more …

Existing Home Sales | Todays Mortgage News – Article Dashboard

This has nothing to do with mortgage banking, but perhaps Wells Fargo should hire Jack LaLanne to be their spokesman. Wells’ stock is down 17% this year, a portion of that coming yesterday when they announced their earnings. (By rough comparison, Citi is down 50%, BofA is unchanged, and Chase is +15% in 2009.) The biggest U.S. home lender said bad loans jumped in the second quarter as the    .. more …

Mortgage Interest Rates | How One Can Get The Best Home Loan Rates

Mortgage interest rates are at the lowest point in years – but would you make the grade for a mortgage? Before you decide to go and obtain a home loan, you need to determine not just what mortgage interest rates are, but how your credit score could affect your individual home loan interest rates (along with your ability to even obtain a home loan). A good credit rating mattersThe most important    .. more …