· Housing Affordability Declining. Since hitting a peak in January, the housing affordability index has been on a downward trajectory, which could go even lower as the Federal Reserve continues.
Mortgage rates have been on a tear recently, moving sideways with reckless abandon. Since the middle of February, the "effective rate" (based on actual rate sheet offerings and upfront costs) has.
WASHINGTON – Mortgage rates continued their downward trajectory this week, with long-term rates now lower than they were a year ago. Freddie Mac says a 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.35.
Mortgage Rates on Downward Trajectory Fixed mortgage rates fell for the fourth consecutive week amid weakening housing data, Freddie Mac reported Feb. 6 in its weekly Primary Mortgage Market Survey. The 30-year fixed-rate dropped 0.09 percent to 4.23 percent (up from 3.53 percent a year ago).
The mortgage default rate rose. to continued stability in consumer credit default rates,” said Blitzer. “A review of economic statistics covering the consumer economy is favorable. Job creation.
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BDI traced a similar trajectory and made. the overall long-term forecast continues to improve. There’s a contradiction between the increasingly inverted yield curve and the revival in housing due.
Foreclosure Activity Resumes Climb in California: Report Lenders are now in liquidation mode as foreclosures continue to climb. (dataquick: california foreclosure activity Still Rising) While obvious that we still haven’t hit the "bottom" yet as far as home prices are concerned, and according to a merrill lynch report, home prices will drop another 15 percent this year, and declines will continue in.
"We expect the rate to continue its downward trajectory," said Sharon Ou, a Moody’s senior credit officer.. junk bond default rate Falls Below 3% for First Time in 2 Years.
The non-seasonally-adjusted overall mortgage delinquency rate in Texas on all loans dropped by 5 basis points to 7.33 percent in the fourth quarter. Meanwhile, In Florida, the non-seasonally-adjusted overall mortgage delinquency rate on all loans rose 187 basis points to 8.89 percent in the fourth quarter.
Mortgage default rates witnessed the biggest decline in May when compared to bank cards and auto loans, with the first mortgage default rate continuing its downward trend from 1.30% in October.
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2 days ago · "We continue to expect residential investment to be either flat or provide a slight boost to GDP growth in the second half of the year." The 30-year fixed mortgage rate has dropped to about 3.75% from a peak of 4.94% in November, according to data from mortgage.