Mortgage Applications

Why Mortgage Applications Continue to Decline

According to recent data, mortgage applications are at their worst in 22 years. Just a short time ago, it seemed everyone was…

1 month ago

Mortgage demand falls again, despite slight interest rate drop

Although mortgage rates fell for a second successive week, it wasn’t enough to prompt more demand from potential buyers. The…

3 months ago

JPMorganChase cuts hundreds of mortgage staff as business dwindles

JPMorganChase has said it’s cutting jobs in its mortgage lending business amid tightening monetary policy that has seen mortgage rates…

3 months ago

Mortgage applications rise amid strong demand for ARMs

Mortgage applications surprisingly jumped 8% last week compared to the previous seven day period, boosted by demand for adjustable-rate mortgages,…

3 months ago

Fannie Mae just gave renters aspiring to home ownership a big boost

First time buyers who’ve always stayed current on their rent might have a better chance of securing a mortgage now.…

1 year ago

The pandemic has caused a surge in demand for vacation homes

The COVID-19 pandemic appears to have inspired more people to look at buying a vacation home, according to a new…

2 years ago

Home buying activity dropped off during election week

Home shopping activity fell sharply during election week as Americans focused their attention on the heated presidential race and a…

2 years ago

Fannie and Freddie automate mortgage applications for self-employed workers

Self-employed and freelance workers should find it easier to apply for a mortgage thanks to a newly automated system created…

4 years ago

Tinkering With Mortgage Qualifications

It had to happen sooner or later. The lower volume of mortgage applications is resulting in some tinkering to find…

5 years ago

More renters looking to buy in 2017, study shows

A surge of renters are ready to make the leap into homeownership, with 55 percent of those who actively shopped…

5 years ago