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Freddie Mac: 30-year mortgage rate about to start rising?

Still at yearly lows...for now
While mortgage rates still sit at the lowest level in 2016, this could start to change. Wednesday's news from the Federal Reserve sent a warning to investors that rate hikes this year are a very likely possibility. So what does the news mean for today's low interest rates?
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MBA: 30-year mortgage rate predicted to hover around 4%

Refinance applications salvage mortgage lending
Get used to low mortgage rates because they are not expected to go away anytime soon. Mike Fratantoni, chief economist for the Mortgage Bankers Association, in a press conference at the MBA Secondary conference in New York City, gave insight on how the MBA expects the mortgage market to look moving forward.
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Freddie Mac: Historically low interest rates stick around

Sit just above their low point for 2016
The historically low interest rates that are negatively impacting most companies’ first-quarter earnings are sticking around, looking at Freddie Mac's latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey. Mortgage rates now hover just above their low point for the year, which is good news for homebuyers.
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