MBA: New home purchase apps fall 8%

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The seasonally-adjusted Purchase. Kan, MBA’s associate vice president of economic and industry forecasting. "Borrowers have been less sensitive to low rates as many borrowers have either recently.

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MBA: New Home Purchase Mortgage Apps Down 18% in December, Up 8% from Year Ago . MBA NewsLink Staff . January 11, 2018 . The Mortgage Bankers Association said December mortgage applications for new home purchases increased by 7.8 percent from a year ago but fell by 18 percent from November.

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The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) Builder Applications Survey (BAS) data for December 2017 shows mortgage applications for new home purchases increased 7.8% compared to December 2016.

NEW YORK, May 20 (Reuters. which includes both refinancing and home purchase demand, fell 1.5 percent in the week ended May 15. The MBA’s seasonally adjusted index of refinancing applications rose.

The Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA. home purchase continues a slight downward trend. The average was $323,200. The FHA share of total applications increased to 10.1 percent from 9.6 percent the.

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The increase reversed a 0.6% fall in the week ending 10th May. The Refinance Index increased by 8% in the week ending. According to the MBA, while lower interest rates supported borrowers with.

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Mortgage applications retreated 5.8% for the week ending Dec. 14, 2018, according to new data from the. and economic uncertainty,” MBA Associate Vice President of Economic and Industry Forecasting.

MBA Vice. Purchase Index retreated 5% from the week before. The refinance share of mortgage activity retreated to 41.6% of total applications, falling from 42% the previous week. The.

Applications for new home purchase financing grew by 0.1 percent from April but jumped 20.1. MBA: Mortgage Applications Fall 9.8% Over Two Weeks. The seasonally-adjusted Purchase Index fell 8% from two weeks earlier, and the unadjusted Index fell 46%.. BUILDER shines a spotlight on.