30 year fixed

Home Prices Still Rising

October 7, 2009 • 2 comments

Mortgage rates remain at near eight month lows as strong demand in the bond market drove the yield on the ten year Treasury note below 3.20% before rising slightly to […]

by Hunter Palmer

30 Year Fixed Spikes 1/2 Point

June 3, 2009 • 0 comments

What a difference a week makes! Last Wednesday I reported that the days of long-term mortgage rates under 5% were likely at an end. Seven days later we find the […]

by Hunter Palmer

Home Affordability Index Up to 72.5%

May 20, 2009 • 1 comment

Thirty year mortgage rates have been attempting to push through the 5% ceiling over the past few days as continued gains in the stock market have beaten up on bond […]

by Hunter Palmer