Interest rates

  • Fixed Mortgage Rates Move Higher for Second Consecutive Week by

    Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing fixed mortgage rates moving higher following stronger-than-expected employment reports. The 30-year fixed averaged 3.59 percent, and the 15-year fixed averaged, 2.84 percent, still near the historic low.

  • Record-Setting Low Fixed Mortgage Rates Persist by

    Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates falling to new all-time record lows for the sixth consecutive week amid weak economic and job data helping to keep homebuyer affordability high.

  • Record Low Mortgage Rates Fuel 3rd Consecutive Increase In Refinance Apps by

    Mortgage applications increased 3.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 18, 2012.

Poll

Is TILA-RESPA a good or bad thing long term?