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It's Your Week. The Great Resignation is upon us.
...news this week: Americans are quitting their jobs. Millennials are flooding the housing market. And the viral Netflix show "Squid Game" is not just gore, but an exploration of society and debt......

Housing Stocks Are Worth A Look Despite Mixed Building Data
...about 7% since our last update in late August. Data from the housing market has been somewhat mixed recently. Overall housing starts, which are an indicator of U.S. new home building activity......

Today’s refi rates dips | October 18, 2021
Senior mortgage reporter Jeff Ostrowski covers mortgages and the housing market. Before joining Bankrate in 2020, he wrote about real estate and the economy for the Palm Beach Post and the South......

Current national mortgage and refinance rates, October 18, 2021 – Most rates fall
Average mortgage rates were mostly lower compared to a week ago, according to data compiled by Bankrate. Rates for 30-year fixed, 15-year fixed and jumbo loans declined, while rates for adjustable......

Mortgage rates on Oct. 18, 2021: Rates decreased
Today quite a few major mortgage rates slid lower. If you're in the market for a home loan, see how that could affect you. A variety of notable mortgage rates dropped off today. The average......

8 Things a loan estimate will tell you about your mortgage loan
...into easy-to-understand, bite-sized pieces. Better yet, it makes you a more savvy home buyer. A historic opportunity to potentially save thousands on your mortgage Offer from the Motley Fool:......

Home Sales Fell In September As Fewer Listings Hit The Market
The severe lack of inventory is restricting home sales, according to Redfin Chief Economist Daryl Fairweather. Fewer homes hit the market in......

Fixed-rate mortgages: What they are and how they work
...t plan to live in the home for a long time. Compare mortgage rates The average 30-year fixed mortgage APR is 3.310%, according to Bankrate’s latest national survey of lenders, while the average......

Calendar: What’s driving mortgage rates the week of Oct. 18-22, 2021?
...does not include information about every financial or credit product or service. Mortgage rates have hovered near all-time lows for months. While economists expect rates to rise by the end of......

Looming tenant crisis another test of CFPB’s authority
...inaccurate tenant information reported to credit bureaus. Reducing evictions and staving off foreclosures are at the top of Director Rohit Chopra’s agenda given that affordable housing is an......

MBA Annual Forecast: Purchase Originations to Increase 9 Percent to Record $1.73 Trillion in 2022 Oct 17, 2021
...forecasted to reach new successive records in 2022 and 2023, while higher mortgage rates and fewer eligible homeowners will lead to further declines in refinance volume.      According to Fratantoni......

U.S. Home-Price Gains Are On Pace To Smash Record In 2021
...are on pace to smash last year’s all-time high after record-low mortgage rates fueled bidding wars across the U.S., Fannie Mae said in a forecast on Friday. Home prices probably will surge 17%......

Mortgage and real estate news this week: Forbearance winds down and some evergreen advice
...it to the intended resident with a mortgage. Read the story. 3. Mortgage rates are on the move It’s the moment everyone has been expecting. Mortgage rates continue their climb as things get......

Mortgage rate deals for week ending Oct. 16, 2021: Top offers from lenders
...was 2.61 percent, up from 2.5 percent the previous Wednesday. Mortgage rates remain historically low, making it a good time to get a mortgage or refinance. This “clicked-on” rate reflects purchase......

Coinbase Reverses Its 2018 Testimony To Congress, Argues For One Crypto Regulator
...effectively.” The testimony went on to argue that four major regulators (SEC, FDIC, FTC, and FinCEN) should be able to regulate Coinbase with the existing laws - it was only a matter of the......

Is This A Good Time To Get A Reverse Mortgage?
...considers your age, the home's value and interest rates (lately, reverse mortgage rates are hovering around 3.25% to 7% for lump sum, fixed-rate loans and 2% to 5.5% for adjustable loans). You......