What's Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : December 28, 2009

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Mortgage and Lending with Chris Brown | Certified Mortgage Planners NMLS 303797

Mortgage markets made a 4-day losing streak last week on thin holiday volume and overall economic optimism. It was awful news for rate shoppers because mortgage rates were higher every day last week.

The holiday-shortened week marked the third out of 4 during which rates worsened and last week's action happened to be especially harsh. Monday's action was the worst for rates since July, for example.  Tuesday's was only slightly less worse.

Today, conforming, 30-year fixed mortgage rates have reached at a 15-week high -- well off the lows set in early-December.

Normally, when mortgage markets worsen this badly, this quickly, it's because of strong economic data, or growing inflationary expectations.  Last week saw neither.

Furthermore,.......

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What's Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week : December 28, 2009

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Chris is Florida's #1 FHA Mortgage Broker and a syndicated mortgage blogger. He is regular contributor to the three leading industry blog-fronts including The Mortgage Chili Blog, My FHA Mortgage Blog, Top of Mind Networks, the newest contributor to Lenderama and recently featured on Fox35 News.

Chris can be found at
Orlando FHA Loans,
Chris[at]OrlandoMortgagePro[dot]com,
or by calling 407.377.0500 x 210

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