Mortgages Blog

Here you can find news and advice about mortgage rates, real estate, mortgage servicing, the housing market and how they are affected by the economy. Our reporters offer relevant information and useful tips for homeowners, those looking to buy a home, refinance or get a home equity loan or line of credit. See the latest Mortgage Blog posts below.
Thursday, September 19, 2013 6:05 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Buyers were in a hurry to close deals while the getting was good.

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Thursday, September 19, 2013 5:00 am
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

The Federal Reserve has given homebuyers and some refinancers a second chance.

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Tuesday, September 17, 2013 4:30 am
By Holden Lewis · Bankrate.com

If you have been approved for a mortgage, and you plan to close within the next few weeks, and you haven’t locked a rate yet, you should lock. Preferably today.

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Friday, September 13, 2013 6:52 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Interest rates, home prices and low inventory are hampering buyers.

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Thursday, September 12, 2013 11:00 am
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

Mortgage servicers still have not gotten their act together.

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Tuesday, September 10, 2013 6:17 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

They aren’t the largest group of foreign homebuyers, but they spend the most.

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Friday, September 6, 2013 3:52 pm
By Polyana da Costa · Bankrate.com

The U.S. gained fewer jobs in August than expected.

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Thursday, September 5, 2013 12:59 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Construction cranes and hard hats are coming to a neighborhood near you.

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Tuesday, September 3, 2013 4:51 pm
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

Some of the states hit hardest by the housing crash are seeing double-digit gains.

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Friday, August 30, 2013 6:05 am
By Judy Martel · Bankrate.com

The space may be tiny, but the trend toward living small is becoming huge.

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