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Tag Archives: Refinancing

US Economy (EoD Review): The week ahead April 16 – April 23, 2012

Things could not have started better for the US Economy than with the Bank Earning Season’s opening day laurels going to neither of the winners but to the comeback of … Continue reading

April 13, 2012

US Economy: A 13 bp rise in retail Home loan rates hurt!!!

The Purchase and Refi indices crashed -1% and -9% for a composite downtick of 7.4% this week even as 3 in four mortgage applications were from Refi last week. Illinois … Continue reading

March 21, 2012 · 1 Comment

US Economy: The MBA refinancing report?

the MBA report Composite index grew a healthy 7% as the refi grew 9% and the Purchase index stood still at rates below 3.5% for the mortgage market. The Housing … Continue reading

February 8, 2012 · 5 Comments