Mortgage applications drop as interest rates rise to 9-month high

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2019 Real Estate Forecast - Should you buy a home The MBA reported mortgage interest rates for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages with conforming loan balances ($453,100 or less) decreased from last week’s 4.86% to 4.84%. Yet, the average contract interest rate for 30-year fixed-rate mortgages with jumbo loan balances (greater than $453,100) only decreased from 4.81% last week to 4.73%.

Research from the Money Advice Service reveals 75% of homeowners haven’t considered how an interest rate rise would affect their mortgage repayments. A lack of preparation could cause you major problems should rates change, so it makes sense to ensure you.

According to Freddie Mac’s latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey, rates climbed to 4.94% in November before falling to 4.62% for a 30-year fixed rate mortgage last week. Despite the recent drop, interest rates are projected to reach 5% in 2019.

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