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Mortgage rates:

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Home equity rates:

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Friday, Nov. 13:

Mortgage Bankers Association’s Builder Application Survey for October 2015:

  • Mortgage applications for new-home purchases decreased 8 percent month-over-month.
  • Conventional loans comprised 67.2 percent of loan applications; FHA loans, 19.2 percent.
  • The average loan size for new homes decreased to $320,881 from $324,884 in September.

Thursday, Nov. 12:

 

Freddie Mac’s Primary Mortgage Market Survey:

  • For the week ending November 12, the rate for the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.98 percent with an average 0.6 point, up 0.11 percent from the previous week.
  • The 15-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 3.20 percent with an average 0.6 point, up 0.11 percent from the previous week.
  • The 5-year Treasury-indexed hybrid adjustable-rate mortgage averaged 3.03 percent with an average 0.4 point, up 0.7 percent from the previous week.

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RealtyTrac’s October 2015 U.S. Foreclosure Market Report:

  • Foreclosure filings increased 6 percent from September to October, marking the largest monthly increase in foreclosure starts since August 2011.
  • The company attributed the monthly increase in overall foreclosure activity to a 12-percent monthly jump in foreclosure starts, with 48,605 properties beginning the foreclosure process in October.
  • However, with that bad news comes some good news: Foreclosure starts in October were down 14 percent compared to the same month in 2014.

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Wednesday, Nov. 11:

Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Survey:

  • For the week ending Nov. 6, 2015, mortgage applications decreased 1.3 percent from one week earlier.
  • The refinance share of mortgage activity increased to 59.8 percent of total applications, up 0.1 percent week-over-week.
  • The FHA share of total applications increased to 14.1 percent, up 0.9 percent week-over-week.

Tuesday, Nov. 10:

CoreLogic’s September 2015 National Foreclosure Report:

  • The national foreclosure inventory declined by 24.3 percent year-over-year in September 2015; completed foreclosures declined by 17.6 percent year-over-year.
  • Completed foreclosures were 52.8 percent lower than the September 2010 peak.
  • The national foreclosure inventory as of September 2015 included 1.2 percent of all homes with a mortgage.

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Quicken Loans’ September 2015 Home Price Perception Index/Home Value Index:

  • In September 2015, appraised values were 1.98 percent less than homeowners’ estimates.
  • This is a slight drop from August, when appraiser opinions were 2 percent less than homeowners’ estimates.
  • Home values rose 1.07 percent month-over-month in September 2015 and 4.01 percent year-over-year.

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Monday, Nov. 9:

 

Fannie Mae’s October 2015 Home Price Sentiment Index (HPSI):

  • The HPSI decreased 0.6 percentage points to 83.2 in October but is up 0.7 points since this time last year.
  • The “Good Time to Buy/Good Time to Sell” components fell 2 and 6 points, respectively.
  • Consumers appear to be less worried about job loss, however.

The Money Anxiety Index:

  • The November Money Anxiety Index is 62.5.
  • This is where the index stood in December 2007, when the great recession started.
  • The Money Anxiety Index peaked in December 2010 at 95.5.

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