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Refinances Drive Down Mortgage Applications
Weekly applications for residential loans recently turned lower, and it was applications for mortgage refinance transactions that drove down overall activity.

Weekly Mortgage Activity Off Despite Dip in Rates
Even though there was a modest improvement in rates, new mortgage business slowed this past week. Still, activity was solidly stronger than it was at this point last year.


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Mortgage Rates Slip, Could Dip Further
There was a modest drop in mortgage rates this past week, and a similar decline is likely in the next report. Longer-term predictions are for a slight increase.

GSE Refinances Up 4th Consecutive Month
For the fourth month in a row, government-sponsored enterprise refinances rose, and the Federal National Mortgage Association was behind the latest increase.

Across-the-Board Drop in Mortgage Applications
Weekly mortgage applications moved lower, and the slow down applied to both purchase financing and refinancing applications.

Purchase, Conv Pull Down Weekly Mortgage Activity
A week-over-week decline in new home-lending activity was driven by purchase and conventional financing, though jumbo business also played a role.
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Mortgage Rates Rise, Could Hold
Home-loan rates crept higher during this past week on a robust jobs data report, and multiple signs suggest that not much change is likely in the next mortgage rate report.

Why Were Prepayment Penalties Eliminated?
Although financial regulations no longer allow prepayment penalties on most mortgages, there are some situations where they were useful to borrowers.

Gov Refis Drive Jump in Mortgage Applications
A surge in applications for mortgage refinances --especially government-backed refinances -- drove an impressive increase in overall new applications for residential loans.

Mortgage Closing Costs Climb
A surge in third-party fees was behind an increase in average closing costs on residential loans. The Aloha State had the most expensive loans.

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A barometer of upcoming originations, the Mortgage Market Index includes data on jumbo, FHA and refinance activity.
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News about refinancing programs, pricing and production. Stories about the H o m e
Affordable Refinance Program, H A R P 2.0 and other Making Home Affordable coverage.


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