All Posts Tagged: interest rates

In the Market: Benefits of a good credit score

Nneka Madus
Posted by Nneka Madus
Mortgage Market Analyst
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An improvement in your credit score may lower the mortgage rate you could qualify for and thus is one reason you may want to consider refinancing your mortgage.

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Instant Analysis: June FOMC meeting

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
View from the street of the Federal Reserve building on a sunny day.

The FOMC remains determined to raise the Fed funds target rate at least once this year, despite the disappointing first-quarter economic performance.

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HARP may still help homeowners with refinance opportunity

Victor Polich
Mortgage Banking
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Regardless of how high the loan-to-value ratio is on your home, you may qualify for a HARP refi.

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In the Market: Prep steps before the mortgage process

Nneka Madus
Posted by Nneka Madus
Mortgage Market Analyst
Young woman checking her financial situation online, working at an open laptop

Believe me, getting tripped up over a credit report mistake or lack of preparation during the mortgage process is a hassle you can do without.

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