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No, this is not the end of refinance mortgage applications

Recent decrease not expected to become a trend
While the market saw a decline in mortgage applications during February, economists do not believe the trend will continue. Influenced in part by the seasonal market, as the job market improves, economists believe the housing market will continue to steadily increase throughout 2016.
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Black Knight: Will 2016 end refinance demand?

Interest rates predicted to rise
Approximately 5.2 million borrowers could likely both qualify for and benefit from refinancing, but it’s possible that this number will be slashed in half by the end of the year. Could this be the end of refinance demand? Here's how 2016 might turn out.
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RealtyTrac: Mortgage lending rose 17% in first quarter

Low interest rates lead to big jump in refinances
Thanks in large part to the continually low interest rate, mortgage originations rose 17% year-over-year in the first quarter, according to a new report from RealtyTrac. Unsurprisingly, refinances led the way. Here's how it all broke down.
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