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Mortgage Loan Activity Continues to Drop

Having dropped 5 percent last week, mortgage loan application volume across the U.S. has since ticked down another 3 percent in the absolute, or 3.7 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis, with another 5 percent drop in refinancing activity and a 1 percent drop in purchase activity, according to... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Activity Drops

Having ticked down 2 percent last week with the traditional spring buying/selling season underway, mortgage loan application volume across the U.S. has since dropped another 5 percent in the absolute, or 5.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis, with a 5 percent drop in refinancing activity and a 4... Read More »

Refinancing Activity Hits a 6-Month Low

With refinancing activity having dropped to a six-month low, and currently down 13 percent on a year-over-year basis, versus 100 percent higher just two months ago, mortgage loan application volumes only slipped 2 percent in the U.S. last week, buoyed by a 3 percent increase in purchase loan activity,... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Activity Slips Driven by a Drop in Refinancings

Having ticked up 2 percent last week, mortgage loan activity across the U.S. has since slipped a percent, driven by a drop in refinancing activity, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. In fact, while applications to refinance were up 100 percent on a year-over-year basis just two months ago,... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Activity Ticks Up, But…

Having dropped 10 percent last week, mortgage loan activity across the U.S. ticked up 2.0 percent this week, with purchase loan activity ticking up 5 percent and refinancing activity inching up 0.1 percent, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. But the year-over-year increase in purchase loan activity, which measured... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Activity Drops

Having slipped earlier this month, mortgage loan activity across the U.S. dropped 10 percent over the past week, with purchase loan activity dropping 8 percent and refinancing activity down 11 percent, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. That being said purchase activity is still 7 percent higher than at... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Activity Slips

While purchase mortgage activity across the U.S. ticked up 2 percent over the past week and is still running 17 percent higher than at the same time last year, purchase activity slipped 5 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis with the spring season about to get underway. At the... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Application Volumes Tick Back Up

Having slipped over the previous two holiday weeks, purchase mortgage loan activity across the U.S. ticked up 8 percent over the past week and was 10 percent higher than at the same time last year, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. And with the benchmark 30-year mortgage rate having... Read More »

Mortgage Loan Application Volumes in the U.S. Slip

With pending home sales activity in the U.S. having started to slip at the end of last year, mortgage loan application volumes have slipped as well, with application volumes for purchase loans down 0.8 percent on a seasonally and holiday adjusted basis over the past two weeks, with a... Read More »

Home Purchase Activity Ticks Up, Refinancing Activity Slips

With the benchmark mortgage rate having dropped to an all-time low of 3.23 percent last week, mortgage application volume in the U.S. inched up 1.0 percent over the past week, with refinancing activity having actually slipped 2 percent and purchase activity having ticked up 6 points, according to the... Read More »