Archives: November 2015

What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 30, 2015

Walter Whitehurst What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 30, 2015 Although last week’s economic calendar was cut short by the Thanksgiving holiday, several housing-related reports were released. The FHFA reported on third quarter results for its Housing Market Index and the Commerce Department reported on new home sales for October. Freddie Mac […]


S&P Case-Shiller: September Home Prices Gain Across U.S.

Walter Whitehurst S&P Case-Shiller: September Home Prices Gain Across U.S. Home prices increased across the S&P Case Shiller 20-City Home Price Index in September. According to the 20-City Home Price Index, Year-over year home price gains increased to 5.50 percent from August’s reading of 5.10 percent. 17 cities posted higher year-over0year price gains in September […]




What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 23, 2015

Walter Whitehurst What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – November 23, 2015 Last week’s economic events included reports the National Association of Home Builders Housing Market Index, Housing Starts and the release of minutes for the most recent meeting of the Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee. The details: NAHB: Builder Confidence in Housing Markets […]