Redfin Forecast: ‘The Mother of All Inventory Crunches’

Despite a strong start to the 2020 housing market, Redfin, Seattle, said a deepening shortage of homes for sale and surging homebuyer demand are set to push prices up at the fastest rate in years.

Mortgage Applications Strong in MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage application activity continued its strong early 2020 pace, buoyed by the lowest interest rates in more than three years, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 24.

Mortgage Applications Strong in MBA Weekly Survey

Mortgage application activity continued its strong early 2020 pace, buoyed by the lowest interest rates in more than three years, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending January 24.

Mortgage Applications Decrease in MBA Weekly Survey

What goes up, must come down. Following a stellar start to the month last week, in which mortgage applications jumped by more than 30 percent after the New Year’s holiday, the pendulum swung back slightly.

Mortgage Applications Decrease in MBA Weekly Survey

What goes up, must come down. Following a stellar start to the month last week, in which mortgage applications jumped by more than 30 percent after the New Year’s holiday, the pendulum swung back slightly.

MBA Weekly Applications: A Tale of Two Surveys

Mortgage applications yo-yoed over the past two weeks, falling by 13 percent over the holiday break before regaining most ground the first week of January, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported in its Weekly Applications Survey for the weeks ending Dec. 27, 2019 and Jan. 3.

MBA Weekly Applications: A Tale of Two Surveys

Mortgage applications yo-yoed over the past two weeks, falling by 13 percent over the holiday break before regaining most ground the first week of January, the Mortgage Bankers Association reported this morning in its Weekly Applications Survey for the weeks ending Dec. 27, 2019 and Jan. 3.

The Week Ahead

The House and Senate are back in town, but don’t expect a lot of activity—yet. Committees—particularly the Senate Banking Committee and House Financial Services Committee—will take their time gearing up for activity this year.