Rate Lock Advice & Mortgage Market Update
DAILY RATE LOCK ADVICE
April 7, 2010, 3:00 PT
Lock Advice is Updated Several Times Daily
Short Term Lock Advice for Today's must lock loans: FLOAT
MBS prices closed up +17/32, There was a second of round of improved prices after some lenders improved their midmorning prices.
Favorable results from the 10-yr auction helped MBS markets.
Consumer Credit will be released at 3:00 ET.
Interest Rates run opposite MBS prices
Long Term Lock or Float Advice: FLOAT With Caution.
There is a reasonably good chance we have seen a temporary halt to the downturn we have experienced for the past 30 days.
National Average Fixed Rate Mortgage
UP 0.02% at 5.2% on Apr.7
MBS Yields Opened at 4.953% Down 0.029%.
10 Year Treasury Currently 3.980% Down -0.03%
DJI Stocks Closed $10,897.52, Down -72.47, -0.66%
European and Asian Markets closed Down -0.157%
Nymex Crude Oil Currently $85.65 Down $1.19
- Employers added most jobs in 3 years in March STLToday
- House Prices Slip Amid Fears of a Double Dip Housing Wire
- B of A agrees to cut loan amounts for underwater borrowers. National Mortgage News
- US Housing Price Index Declined 6% from December to January News Release
- 11-year-old boy buys property worth $44 mn in Dubai The Economic Times
- Maybe there is help for Jumbo Loans. Broker Universe
- CA Buyer and Broker convicted of loan Fraud Broker Universe
- Mortgage Brokers are the cheapest conduit to bring loans to market according to FHA Commissioner, David Stevens TBWS
- Homeowner Estimates as Good as Zillow? Appraisal Academics Think So Housing Wire
- Homebuilders Expect FHA Changes to Hurt Sales HOUSINGWIRE
- Where's housing headed? Follow rents. CNNMoney.com
- OneWest Bank's sweetheart deal with our Bank Owned Government (BOG) Must See Video
California Rates 04-07-10, 1:30 PT
30 Year Fixed to $417,000
Rate 4.875% Point 0.875, APR 5.025%
APR Based on $350,000 Loan at 80% LTV
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