Home >> Tag Archives: Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI)

Tag Archives: Home Purchase Sentiment Index (HPSI)

Mortgage Rates Edge Back Above 7%

After slight relief in mortgage rates last week, the Fed’s sixth rate hike of the year finds the housing market adjusting to rapidly tightening monetary policies, as rates returned north of the 7% mark.

Read More »

Fixed-Rate Mortgages Reach 20-Year High

After a slight break last week, Freddie Mac reports the fixed-rate mortgage inched closer toward the 7% mark, as recessionary concerns and housing affordability continue to drive down housing demand.

Read More »

Erratic Mortgage Rates Jump Back Upward

After falling back toward the 5%-mark, Freddie Mac reports that mortgage rates rose more than 40-basis points this week, as continued slowdown in economic growth weighs on the housing market.

Read More »