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Tim Lucas
- 10 min read

February 2019 mortgage rates forecast (FHA, VA, USDA, Conventional)

February 2019 will be a pivotal month for mortgage rates. The government shutdown is injecting uncertainty into markets. Consumer mortgage rates could turn much higher or lower. Decide on your best mortgage rate strategy for February.

Gina Pogol
- 2 min read

How do gold prices affect mortgage rates?

One of the factors that influences how much you’ll pay for a home loan is gold prices. But how do gold prices affect mortgage rates?

Gina Pogol
- 4 min read

Which is better? A mortgage broker or a bank?

You do you better mortgage rates from a mortgage broker or a bank? What’s the difference? Find out which one is better for your situation, and how to shop for the best home loan.

Aly J. Yale
- 1 min read

Quicken, New American top ranking of best mortgage lenders

The best mortgage lender depends largely on what type of transaction you’re dealing with, as well as the size and type of your loan. But according to new rankings, you can’t go wrong with Quicken or New American. Both were named one of the best mortgage lenders for purchase loans this week by Nerdwallet.

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Mortgage Rates Today January 23, 2019

Mortgage rates today are driven by movements in financial markets worldwide. When the economy heats up, bond price drop, and rates increase. When the economy pulls back, interest rates tend to fall.

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