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  • Purchasing apps to highest level since May

    September 08, 2010 01:30PM
    Mortgage purchasing applications rose 6.3 percent last week to their highest level since May, but activity was 40 percent below its level one year...
  • Refis hit another 15-month high

    September 01, 2010 12:45PM
    With mortgage interest rates lately hitting record lows week after week, loan application volume, particularly amongst those seeking to refinance, is picking up. Refinancing...
  • Refinancing apps up as mortgage rates sink to record lows: MBA

    July 21, 2010 12:45PM
    Mortgage application volume rose 7.6 percent last week as interest rates declined to record lows, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association through...
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    July 21, 2010 12:45PM
    Mortgage application volume rose 7.6 percent last week as interest rates declined to record lows, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association through...
  • Mortgage apps rise nearly 18 percent

    June 16, 2010 12:45PM
    Mortgage application volume rose 17.7 percent this week compared to one week earlier, according to the latest data from the Mortgage Bankers Association. That...
  • Bounce from tax credit could last past the deadline

    April 21, 2010 02:59PM By Amy Tennery
    While the first-time homebuyer tax credit program is set to expire April 30, it could end up affecting housing statistics for weeks to come....
  • Commercial and multi-family loans show signs of strength

    March 09, 2010 12:00PM
    While speculation over an impending commercial crisis has abounded, Mortgage Bankers Association data released today shows that commercial and multi-family mortgages nationwide had the...
  • Low interest rates spur mortgage activity

    March 03, 2010 11:11AM
    Michael Fratantoni, vice president of research and economics with the MBA Declining interest rates spurred a rebound in mortgage loan application volume nationwide, according...
  • Mortgage application volume drops

    February 24, 2010 10:43AM
    The number of mortgage applications decreased nationwide as did the refinance share of mortgage activity, according to the latest weekly Mortgage Bankers Association mortgage...
  • As apps slow, MBA sees signs of “burnout”

    February 17, 2010 10:56AM By Amy Tennery
    The rate of mortgage applications slowed during the week ending Feb. 12, according to the most recent Mortgage Bankers Association survey, which reported a...