September 13, 2012

FOMC Expected To Announce New Stimulus Today

The FOMC adjourns from a 2-day meeting today. Mortgage rates are expected to change -- perhaps by a lot.
September 12, 2012

Improving Market Index Climbs To 99

The number of U.S. housing markets showing "measurable and sustained growth" has increased by 19 this month, according to the National Association of Homebuilders' Improving Market Index.
September 12, 2012

How Fee Increases Will Impact Home Loans

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) has decided once again to increase the guarantee fee they charge to lenders delivering loans to Fannie Mae and Freddie […]
September 11, 2012

Simple Tips To Keep Your FICO High

For today's home buyers and refinancing households, the value of "good credit" has never been higher.
September 10, 2012

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : September 10, 2012

Mortgage rates rose slightly in last week's holiday-shortened week.
September 7, 2012

Coming Next Week : New, Mandatory Loan Fees For All Conforming Mortgages

Beginning as soon as next week, new, mandatory mortgage fees will push conforming mortgage rates higher nationwide.