Tag Archives: Consumers

Rising Mortgage Rates Cause ‘Rush to ARMs’

“Mortgage rates increased by the most in a single week since 2011, and refinance application volume dropped to its lowest level in almost two years. However, applications for conventional purchase loans picked up by more than 3 percent over the … Continue reading

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Housing Recovery ‘Fundamentally Strong’: Lennar CEO

Miller also said he is not concerned by the huge number of investor-owned single-family rental homes. He believes that renters may end up as buyers of these homes, but others are not so sure. (Read More: Housing Recovery Leaves Some … Continue reading

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Verizon gets top marks for phone and data service

When it comes to how quickly and reliably consumers can upload their mobile photos, send a text message or make a basic phone call, Verizon Wireless and ATT are running a virtual dead heat in the San Francisco Bay Area. … Continue reading

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