There hasn’t been any urgency to refinance this year, as mortgage rates have been consistently low. But, now that rates are in flux, and there may be a substantial increase over the coming months, Nasdaq.com has some good information to take into consideration regarding refinancing. More, here.
MarketWatch examines 3 primary reasons why your mortgage costs may go up before you close. More, here.
CBS News’ Money Watch has assembled a list of the top—and bottom—5 real estate markets in the U.S. More, here.
Bankrate reports a reduction in mortgage rates today. The changes of late have been minor, and rates remain historically low. More, here.
Jack M. Guttentag, writing for The Huffington Post, offers a fairly in-depth assessment on just when you should care about APR (annual percentage rate). More, here.
USA TODAY has a report on the .05% increase in mortgage rates—nothing to be alarmed about. Existing home sales are up 3.2%, as well. More, here.
Ilyce Glink and Samuel J. Tamkin at the Washington Post address a reader’s question about the best way to pay off their mortgage loan in a shorter time. More, here.
Kelsey Ramírez, with HousingWire, compiled a list of 5 trends in real estate over the last 35 years. More, here.
Jack M. Guttentag, Professor of Finance Emeritus at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, shares 5 mortgage shopping mistakes to avoid. More, here.