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· U.S. mortgage activity flat as loan rates fall: MBA. The group’s seasonally adjusted index of mortgage refinancing activity dipped 0.5 percent to 1,290.8, the lowest since early July. The share of refinancing requests of total applications grew to 49.0 percent from 48.7 percent the previous week.
May 15 2018, 9:23PM. Mortgage activity slowed again last week. The Mortgage Bankers Association said its Market Composite Index, which measures the volume of mortgage loan applications, was down on a seasonally adjusted basis by 2.7 percent during the week ended May 11.
Refinance volume fell 1 percent last week to its lowest level of 2017 and is now down 40 percent compared to the same week one year ago. The refinance share of mortgage activity fell to 46 percent of.
Refinancing slowed by 8.0% from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association. The refinance share of mortgage activity also fell to 79% of applications, a slim 1% decline from the prior week. The adjustable rate mortgage (ARM) share of activity is about 4% of applications as consumers opt for low fixed rate mortgages.
Mortgage rates were essentially flat. loan application volume – decreased 1.7 percent from a week earlier. The refinance index fell 3 percent from the previous week, while the purchase index.
The refinance share of mortgage activity increased to 42.2% from last week’s 39.7%. The adjustable-rate mortgage share of activity increased to 7.1% of total applications.
Mortgage Volume Slows as Applications Decline. The average contracted rate on a fixed 30-year mortgage rose to 4.8% for the week from 4.77% the previous week on an 80% loan-to-value mortgage. Interest rates on an average 15-year fixed rate loan declined to 4.12% from 4.16% the prior week. Rates are expected to remain low through.
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Mortgage application activity was virtually flat from one week earlier, down just 0.1%, although there was a huge gain in federal housing administration refinance volume, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.
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Application Activity Flat; Purchase Apps Maintain Big Annual Edge Mortgage application activity during the week ended June 28 was largely unchanged from the week that preceded it. The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) said its Market Composite Index, a measure of total volume, dipped 0.1 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis compared to the week ended June 21 and was 0.3 percent.