Items Tagged with 'Brexit decision'


  • Zillow: Refinances skyrocket in wake of Brexit

    Record low interest rates drive massive jumps in refinance mortgage requests
    A recent report from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed that refinance applications jumped to an 18-month high in the wake of Britain's decision to leave the European Union. Further evidence of the apparent refinance boom came in Friday, when Zillow reported that refinance mortgage requests through its mortgage marketplace skyrocketed since the Brexit. Is a refinance boom upon us?
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  • Fitch: Brexit could lead to all-time lows for mortgage interest rates

    Sub-3.3% interest rate coming?
    In the wake of the United Kingdom’s shocking decision to leave the European Union, experts throughout the U.S. housing industry weighed in on the potential impact of the Brexit. The general consensus among those experts is that mortgage interest rates are going down, but just how low? Well, according to analysts at Fitch Ratings, mortgage rates could hit all-time lows as the Brexit dust settles.
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  • Monday Morning Cup of Coffee: #Brexit fallout; what’s happening and what’s next?

    More on the impact U.K. vote to leave European Union; other news of note
    Well, it was all #Brexit all the time, all weekend long. Here, in your Monday Morning Cup of Coffee, are more views of the impact of the United Kingdom's shocking decision to leave the European Union behind, both in the long-term and the short-term. Plus, what some U.S. lenders are doing right now to take advantage of the post-Brexit world. For all that and more, click the headline.
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  • #Brexit: Here is the immediate impact on U.S. mortgage and housing finance

    Could take years to go into effect
    There remains much speculation surrounding the U.K.’s recent vote to leave the European Union. While some say that the decision could take years to go into effect, and no major economic impact is likely, other quick economic reactions are already in play. Here is a summary of the opinions that impact the U.S. housing and mortgage finance industry.
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