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The VA way to finance a home

Picture a mortgage program that seems to defy many of the lessons of the housing bust: — 91 percent of its borrowers make zero down payments. — Loan amounts go well into the jumbo...

The VA way to finance a home
Mortgage applications increase nationwide

Mortgage applications increase nationwide

Mortgage applications increased 13 percent nationwide in the week ending June 10, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey, released today. Refinance applications also jumped 16.5 percent from the...

Mortgage applications increase nationwide
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Mortgage apps jump as rates keep falling

Mortgage activity rose across the U.S. last week as mortgage rates continued along their downward trend. According to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association, released today, mortgage loan application volume rose by 8.2 percent...

Mortgage apps jump as rates keep falling
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Mortgage rates may have bottomed out

A sustained increase in mortgage rates over the past several weeks could signal the end of the historic lows seen in 2010, analysts told the New York Times. The popular 30-year fixed-rate mortgage hit...

Mortgage rates may have bottomed out
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FHA mortgage apps spike ahead of new regs

Mortgage loan applications for purchases climbed 9.3 percent last week to their highest level since early May, according to a new survey from the Mortgage Bankers Association, released today. According to the trade group,...

FHA mortgage apps spike ahead of new regs
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Tax credit spurs mortgage profit: MBA

Marina Walsh Independent mortgage bankers nationwide saw profits surge during the second quarter of the year, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association, which reported an average profit of $917 on each loan originated, up...

Tax credit spurs mortgage profit: MBA
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