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Mortgage Rates Weekly Update for March 9, 2015

John Thomas March 8, 2015 Tags: , , , , , ,
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Mortgage Rates weekly market update for the Week of March 9, 2015, by John R. Thomas with Primary Residential Mortgage, Inc. in Newark, Delaware. John Thomas is the Branch Manager and the author of the best selling book, Your Guide to Buying Your First Home in Delaware.  Call 302-703-0727 for a Rate Quote or Apply Online for Rate Quote

Mortgage Rates spiked higher on Friday after the Jobs Report was released which moved interest rates up 0.375% to 0.5%!  If you look at the mortgage bond chart below you can see mortgage bonds have been trading on a downward pattern but had tried to stabilize over the last week and find a floor of support.  But on Friday you can see a giant red candle that signals mortgage bonds had a big sell-off and dropped almost 100 basis points causing lenders to re-price mortgage rates for the worse twice in one day as mortgage bonds continued to fall throughout the day.  Bonds broke through two floors of support on Friday which will now act as resistance levels.  With the next floor of support at the 200-day moving average being still lower and the breakout trend being lower as well, we are recommending LOCKING your mortgage interest rate to start the week. Keep Reading...

Delaware First Time Home Buyer Tips – Best time to lock interest rate

John Thomas June 27, 2010 Tags: , ,

Delaware First Time Hom Buyer Tips – Interest Rates

When is the best time to lock?

When it comes to mortgage loans and interest rates, it’s never a good idea to gamble. That’s why I typically advise my clients to lock in an interest rate at the earliest opportunity. This is just one step of the standardized system we have put in place to ensure the best possible loan experience for each borrower that we work with.

A mortgage loan cannot be closed without a locked-in rate, and there are three main elements to take into consideration: Keep Reading...