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September 18 2010 (Chris Moore)

Even in these hard times there are still many people contemplating the purchase of a new home. Many economists believe that the worse is behind us and confidence is gaining, if you work for a profitable company with good stability, now would be a great time to consider purchasing a new home. Prices are the lowest they’ve been in years and as everyone knows…interest rates are at 50 year lows.

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Mortgage Rates Continue to Hover at Historic Lows

September 3, 2010 (Chris Moore)

Average mortgage rates in the United States continued to hover at historic lows. Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), and for yet another week, fixed-rate mortgages reached record lows, as did the 5-year adjustable rate in this survey.

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Dirt-Cheap Mortgage Rates: Here for How Long?

July 30, 2010 (Jeff Alan)

Although economists have grown increasingly concerned that the real estate market may slip into a “double-dip” recession, today’s consumers are being handed a tempting incentive to buy property or refinance their home loans: ultra-low mortgage rates. Rates on 30-year fixed mortgages fell to 4.57 percent for the week ending July 15. That’s down a half percentage point from three months earlier and the lowest level in the 39 years that Freddie Mac has been monitoring rates..

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