July 2013 Mortage Articles

Quiet on the mortgage front could be calm before the storm

July 31st, 2013

Over the past couple weeks, mortgage rates have taken a pause in their upward climb, but economic announcements next week could push them higher again...  Read More

Inflation: The latest threat to mortgage rates

July 17th, 2013

A new report on inflation threatens to launch a new wave of mortgage rate increases....  Read More

Economic indicators point to higher rates

July 15th, 2013

Three mortgage-related news items over the past week all centered around the trend toward higher mortgage rates....  Read More

Mortgage application activity could stall if inflation heats up

July 03rd, 2013

Rising rates are already putting a damper on mortgage applications, and buying activity could really suffer if inflation perks up....  Read More