MBA: New home purchase apps fall 8%

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MBA’s Market Composite Index, a measure of total loan application volume, decreased 9.8 percent on a seasonally adjusted basis from two weeks earlier and was 46 percent lower on an unadjusted.

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Mortgage applications in the United States fell 0.1 percent in the week ended June 28th 2019, following a 1.3 percent rise in the previous month, data from the Mortgage bankers association showed. refinance applications declined 1.2 percent while applications to purchase a home increased 1.1 percent.

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It is more seasonal pop last week, rush for home buyers/sellers before summer vacation, that caused the dire plunge: Jun 13, 2019 – May New Home Purchase Mortgage Applications Increased 20.1 Percent

Mortgage applications fell during the week ending Dec. 14 in spite of an across-the-board decline in rates, according to the Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey released by the Mortgage Bankers.

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NEW YORK, June 19 (Reuters. The Washington-based group’s seasonally adjusted index on loan requests, both to buy a home and to refinance one, fell to 511.8 in the week ended June 14. It fell 3.4%.

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The Mortgage Bankers Association forecasts the average 30-year fixed mortgage will hold at 5.1 percent for most of the year.. "If new-home sales are to resume growth in 2019, builders may.