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Housing Strong, Even as Rates Continue to Tick Higher

The demand for homes continues to show strength as Americans’ idea of ‘home’ has shifted during this pandemic. Demand still outpaces supply, even as the average mortgage rates rise, according to the latest survey published by Freddie Mac.  This week will likely be an exciting ride for markets and mortgage rates as we see the

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Rates tick higher on inflation worries…what’s next?

It’s been quite a week so far as mortgage rates continue to move higher in response to the yield percentage on the 10-year Treasury note rising rather rapidly. What’s happening? The markets are responding in large part to rising inflation concerns and increased government spending which increases the amount of bonds on the market, driving

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