Rate Lock Advice & Mortgage Market Update

Mortgage and Lending with Blue Water Home Loans NMLS# 166527

Original content by Bill Ladewig NMLS 291249

Rate Lock Advice & Mortgage Market Update

January 22, 2010, 6:30  PT


Lock Advice:  FLOAT With Caution
MBS prices are down -4/32.
No economic data will be released today.

When MBS prices are up, Rates are down.
Lock advice changes throughout the day.
Good economic news = Bad Rate News.

National Average Fixed Rate Mortgage
Down 0.01% at 5.13% on Jan.21

Fannie Mae Mortgage Backed Securities
MBS Opened at 4.682% Down 0.114%.

10 Year Treasury Currently 3.620% Down -0.06%

DJI Stocks $10,363.58,  Down -26.3, -0.25%

European and Asian Markets Down -1.138%

Nymex Crude Oil Currently $75.61 Down $0.47

California Rates 01-21-10, 8:30 PT
30 Year Fixed to $417,000
Rate 4.75%, Point 1.125, APR 4.901%

APR Based on $350,000 Loan at 80% LTV
Above Rate can be locked for 30 days.
Call for Quotes on FHA and VA loans With Detailed Cost Estimates.
No Application or Credit Report required

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