Despite rates remaining low, the surge of applications from the previous week did not continue, according to a report released today by the Mortgage Bankers Association.
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This morning the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), in its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending September 12, announced that loan applications surged 33.4 percent higher than the previous week.
Rapidly falling mortgage rates are bringing consumers seeking a mortgage out in droves, according to the report released today by the Mortgage Bankers Association. The association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey, which measures week-over-week volume of people applying for a mortgage to either purchase a home or refinance an existing mortgage, showed loan application activity increased 9.5%.
While mortgage rates may have increased slightly over the past four years, they’re still the lowest they’ve been over the course of 25 years. So while we may be hearing that mortgage rates have increased, it’s still an excellent time to purchase or refinance with a low mortgage rate.
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Long term mortgage rates fell last week but a report issued by the Mortgage Bankers Association showed the number of people applying for a home loan plummeted 14.1% for the week ending July 25.
Mortgage rates dropped throughout last week causing increased activity among Americans looking for a home loan, particularly those seeking to refinance their existing mortgage, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).