Mortgage Rates Recover Slightly – Bozeman Mortgage Rates

by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Recover Slightly

Sep 19 2014, 3:18PM

Mortgage rates moved slightly lower today after hitting the highest levels in more than 4 months yesterday.  There were no significant economic events providing guidance today.  This actually makes the strength more meaningful as the absence of big-ticket events left bond markets to their own devices.  In […]

Montana Mortgage Rates Update

by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Improve Modestly Before Important Fed Announcement

Daily Montana Mortgage Rates Update
Sep 16 2014, 3:12PM

Mortgage rates experienced their first genuine improvement of the month today.  The gains were nothing if not very small, but they ended an uncommonly long 11 business day streak of sideways to higher rates. 4.25% remains as the most […]

Mortgage Rates Near 1-Month Highs – Bozeman Mortgage Rates Update

by: Matthew Graham

Mortgage Rates Near 1-Month Highs

Bozeman Mortgage Rates Update

Sep 9 2014, 3:12PM

Mortgage rates finally delivered  an unequivocal performance today.  Unfortunately, it wasn’t the kind we were hoping for.  Rates moved higher at their fastest pace in weeks, reaching levels not seen since early August.  To put that in context, however, many borrowers will STILL […]

Mortgage Rates Push Back Against Jobs Report

Your Daily Bozeman Mortgage Rate Update

by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Push Back Against Jobs Report

Sep 5 2014, 4:11PM

Mortgage rates were lower out of the gate this morning after the weaker-than-expected jobs report fueled bond market gains.  As bond prices rise, rates fall.  But bonds–specifically Mortgage-Backed-Securities or MBS (which dictate mortgage rate pricing)–are constantly moving throughout the […]

Mortgage Rates Just Slightly Higher; Volatility Ahead

by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Just Slightly Higher; Volatility Ahead

Bozeman Mortgage Rates
Bozeman Mortgage Lender

Sep 3 2014, 3:56PM

Mortgage rates started the day heading higher after overnight news of a potential ceasefire in Ukraine caused investors to quickly sell safe-haven assets.  The mortgage-backed-securities (MBS) that dictate mortgage rates fall into this ‘safe-haven’ category along with US Treasuries.  When […]

Mortgage Rates Unchanged Near 2014 Lows Ahead of 3-Day Weekend

Mortgage Rates
by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Unchanged Near 2014 Lows Ahead of 3-Day Weekend

Bozeman Home Loans

Aug 29 2014, 2:49PM

Mortgage rates barely budged today.  A few lenders were a bit higher than yesterday.  A few more were a bit lower, but most hadn’t moved enough to be considered anything more than unchanged.  Most borrowers would see the […]

Mortgage Rates Fall For Sixth Straight Day

by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Fall For Sixth Straight Day

Bozeman Home Loans

Aug 28 2014, 3:45PM

Mortgage rates fell modestly for an impressive sixth straight day today.  Yet again, we’re seeing little attention paid to the events in the US that NORMALLY influence interest rates.  Case in point, stronger economic data typically pushes rates higher, and three out […]

Mortgage Rates Closing in on 2014 Lows

by: Matthew Graham
Mortgage Rates Closing in on 2014 Lows

Bozeman Home Loans

Aug 27 2014, 4:35PM

Mortgage rates fell by an almost imperceptible amount today. Some lenders were actually unchanged or slightly higher.  The actual NOTE rates quoted today would be identical to yesterday, with the only differences being seen in the form of modestly lower closing costs.  […]

How Long Will Low, Flat Mortgage Rates Last? Good for Bozeman Home Loans

by: Matthew Graham
How Long Will Low, Flat Mortgage Rates Last?

Bozeman Home Loans

Aug 26 2014, 3:16PM

So many questions have been raised by the surprising state of affairs in the world of mortgage rates this year.  Why did rates move in the opposite direction from broad-based expectations to start the year?  Why have rates continued to hold […]

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Bozeman Home Loan Rates Still at year’s best levels

Despite a small uptick in rates this week. The prevailing rates for 30 and 15 year mortgages remain down to the lowest levels this year. FHA, USDA and VA Loan Rates are also at their lowest levels in 2014. This is great for homebuyers and homeowners who missed the boat on much of the refinance […]