Archives: April 2016





What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 25, 2016

Walter Whitehurst What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – April 25, 2016 Last week’s economic releases included Existing Home Sales, Commerce Department Releases on Housing Starts and Building Permits and the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index. Mortgage rates and new jobless claims were released according to their weekly schedule. Home […]






Existing Home Sales Jump, Builder Confidence Holds Steady

Walter Whitehurst Existing Home Sales Jump, Builder Confidence Holds Steady Home buyers kicked the spring home shopping season into gear and boosted sales of pre-owned homes in March. Existing home sales rose 5.10 percent in March according to the National Association of Realtors®. 5.33 million pre-owned homes were sold in March against expectations of 5.30 […]