8-Month High for Mortgage Market Index
DALLAS -- (March 20, 2017) Not only has new mortgage business increased for each of the past four weeks, but the pace of activity now stands at the highest level in eight months.
Mortgage Market Index Up On Purchase Financing
DALLAS -- (March 13, 2017) A sharp week-over-week increase in new purchase financing activity drove overall mortgage business higher this past week. But jumbo activity turned significantly lower.
Purchases Push Up Weekly Mortgage Market Index
DALLAS -- (March 6, 2017) An improvement in new weekly mortgage activity was mostly fueled by a solid increase in purchase financing. Adjustable-rate business soared more than any other category.
Refis Drive Weekly Mortgage Market Index Up
DALLAS -- (Feb. 27, 2017) Despite a four-day holiday week, there was a healthy ascension in new refinance business. New jumbo activity had the strongest week-over-week increase.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Drops Ahead of Holiday
DALLAS -- (Feb. 21, 2017) Heading into the Presidents Day holiday weekend, new refinance activity sank -- driving down overall mortgage business. But adjustable-rate business soared.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Up 2nd Week in Row
DALLAS -- (Feb. 13, 2017) For the second consecutive week, new residential lending activity accelerated, with government business out front most recently.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Moves Higher
DALLAS -- (Feb. 6, 2017) New home-lending activity strengthened during the past week, with both refinancing and home-purchase financing showing a gain. Jumbo business gained the most.
Q3 Mortgage Daily Mortgage Employment Index Expands
DALLAS -- (Feb. 6, 2017) A healthy quarterly expansion was recorded for employment in the residential lending industry. Faring best was the Golden State, though the Lone Star State also made impressive gains.
Weekly Mortgage Market Index Pulled Down by Refis
DALLAS -- (Jan. 30, 2017) Although weekly home purchase financing activity moved higher, a reduction in the volume of refinance business pulled down overall new activity.
Holiday Pulls Down Weekly Mortgage Market Index
DALLAS -- (Jan. 23, 2017) With refinances leading the way, new mortgage activity moved lower in the week that included the Martin Luther King holiday.