Daily Archives: December 10, 2009

Refinancing Drives Mortgage Activity

Mortgage activity rose last week to the highest level in about two months, mainly from borrowers locking in low mortgage rates by refinancing, the Mortgage Bankers Association said on Wednesday. Nearly three of every four loan requests last week was … Continue reading

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Home Values Have Been Stabilizing

U.S. homes lost $489 billion in value during the first 11 months of 2009. That’s significantly less than the $3.6 trillion lost during 2008 and evidence that home values are stabilizing, says Zillow.com, online real estate research firm. Properties in … Continue reading

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