February 2013 Mortage Articles

The budget battle is a wild card for mortgages

February 28th, 2013

The sequestration budget battle is a wild card which could affect home buying and refinancing plans over the year ahead....  Read More

What to make of the rare calm in mortgage rates

February 19th, 2013

Mortgage rates levelled off in early February, but would-be home buyers and refinancers should not be complacent about the apparent calm....  Read More

Are mortgage rates starting a new trend?

February 14th, 2013

Rising mortgage rates over the past two months could be the start of a new trend which would change home buying and refinancing plans....  Read More

December figures raise new questions about the housing market

February 04th, 2013

December's new home sales figures brought an unexpected slow-down which raises some questions about the housing market going into 2013....  Read More