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Mortgage application activity jumped nearly 13% in response to a decline in mortgage rates to below 5%. The Mortgage Bankers Association reported that the average contract interest rate for 30-year fixed rate mortgages dipped to 4.97% from 5.08%.. In response, the refinance index increased 17.4% to 2882 and the Purchase Index gained 5.6% to 288 for the week ending Sept. 18.

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Low interest rates for mortgage loans drove up mortgage application volume 12.8 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from the week before. The Mortgage Bankers Association reported the latest.

Mortgage applications fell 2.4% on a seasonally-adjusted basis for the week ending July 5th, 2019, according to the Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey from the Mortgage Bankers Association.

The average origination balance for loans was $302,100. Purchase loans averaged $309,900. "Mortgage applications fell over the past two weeks – even as the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage decreased to.

About this Data. The Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey contains 15 indices covering home loan application activity for fixed rate, adjustable rate, conventional and government loans for home.

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The refinance share of mortgage activity decreased to 51% of total applications from 53% the previous week and is at its lowest level since July 2009. For ARM fans, the adjustable-rate mortgage share of activity remained unchanged at 8% of total applications. Generally speaking, depository banks have more assets (read: cash) than mortgage banks.

Applications for mortgages for new home purchases increased 23% in March compared with February and increased 6.7% compared with March 2016, according to the mortgage bankers association’s (MBA) Builder Application Survey (BAS). This change does not include any adjustment for typical seasonal patterns.

Mortgage applications decreased 12 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending oct. 19. read on for the breakdown in purchase applications and refinances and information on the interest rates.

Mortgage rates dropped to their lowest level in nearly two years, so total mortgage applications surged 26.8% in just one week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted.

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Mortgage interest rates surged last week to their highest level in a month, and consequently homebuyers turned on their heels.