Mortgage Rate Trend Index


Will rates go up, down or remain unchanged?

Holden LewisHolden Lewis
Senior reporter,
Whenever mortgage rates hit record lows, or come close, the safe play is to lock the rate.
Derek EgebergDerek Egeberg
Certified Mortgage Planning Specialist and branch manager, Academy Mortgage, Yuma, Ariz.
Continued negative news in the market has started to drive rates higher. If you are buying or refinancing, you will want to start now.
Barry HabibBarry Habib
CEO, Mortgage Market Guide, Holmdel, N.J.
I think rates should remain volatile, and much will depend on Friday's jobs report. I think the risks are greater for a move up in rates.

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