Rate trend index
Experts predict where mortgage rates are headed
Week of Jul 29 - Aug 4
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The Fed has lobbed the first verbal volley on inflation, but promised nothing, and they’re sticking to the ‘inflation is transitory’ story. As long as market participants buy that, it’ll keep rates low. But should doubts creep in, hold on to your hat.— Greg McBride, Bankrate
20% say rates will go up
About the Bankrate.com Rate Trend Index
Bankrate's panel of experts is comprised of economists, mortgage bankers, mortgage brokers and other industry experts who provide residential first mortgages to consumers. Results from Bankrate.com’s Mortgage Rate Trend Index are released each Thursday.