Refinancing applications surge as rates continue to fall

Refinancing applications surge as rates continue to fall

Spurred by ongoing reductions to mortgage rates, the refinancing world is spinning a little faster these days. According to the Mortgage Banker Association, the volume of loan applications rose substantially to close out the first month of the year. The association's...
Experts predict continued rate drops in 2020

Experts predict continued rate drops in 2020

This past year brought many unexpected and exciting trends in the mortgage world; namely, significant drops in rates that surprised industry experts and homebuyers alike. Industry forecasters are predicting that 2020 will be another banner year for low rates,...
Refinance loans reach highest percentage since 2015

Refinance loans reach highest percentage since 2015

Just a few months ago, refinance loans made up more than half of all loans closed, according to Ellie Mae's October Origination Insight Report. The monthly report noted that, previously, the highest percentage took place in March 2015. One of the contributing factors...