Mortgage Rates

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about mortgage rates. And even more than that…

How to Get a Wholesale Mortgage Rate

September 1, 2010 No Comments »

Mortgage Q&A: “How to get a wholesale mortgage rate?” Wholesale mortgage rates tend to be considerably cheaper than their retail counterparts, though it’s never a guarantee with so many lenders out there. To get your hands on one, you need ... Read More »

Home Builders: Housing ‘Highly Affordable’

August 23, 2010 No Comments »

Housing affordability remained near its highest level on record for the sixth consecutive quarter, according to the latest survey from the National Association of Home Builders. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) indicated that 72.3 ... Read More »

Mortgage Rates vs. the Stock Market

Mortgage Rates vs. the Stock Market
May 10, 2010 No Comments »

Mortgage match-ups: “Mortgage rates vs. the stock market.” With all the recent stock market volatility, you may be wondering what effect such events have on mortgage rates. Do mortgage rates go up if stocks go down and vice versa? Or ... Read More »

What Mortgage Rate Can I Get With My Credit Score?

July 31, 2009 No Comments »

A reader recently asked, “What mortgage rate can I get with my credit score?”  So I figured I’d try to clear up a somewhat complex question. With mortgage rates near historic lows, borrowers looking to refinance or purchase a home ... Read More »