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Mortgage applications dropped sharply over the holidays, but that decrease was only temporary. In fact, total mortgage applications volume (including both applications to purchase a home, as well as homeowners looking to refinance) climbed by a whopping 21.3% last week!

Mortgage applications for the week ending Jan. 4 shot up 11.7% even as interest rates edged up during the same period, an industry trade group said. The Mortgage bankers association released its.

Mortgage Applications Rise 2.3%. Mortgage applications increased 2.3 percent from one week earlier, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending March 8, 2019. The Market Composite Index, a measure of mortgage loan application volume.

Mortgage applications rose slightly in the week ending June 16 — the third increase in a row, while contract interest rates were a bit higher. Mortgage applications on the rise again

Mortgage apps rise – and so do refis. According to the Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey, mortgage applications were up 4.1 percent last week. Refinances also jumped 4 percent from the week.

The recent precipitous drop in interest rates drove a sizable increase in mortgage applications for the week ending on March 29, 2019, according to the newest data from the Mortgage Bankers.

Applications for mortgages to purchase homes rose 2.5 percent last week compared to the previous week on a seasonally adjusted basis, according to the weekly survey by the Mortgage Bankers Association. On an unadjusted basis, purchase applications increased 9.3.

December may be a slow month traditionally for the housing market, but mortgage lenders are suddenly getting busier. A sharp drop in interest rates drove mortgage application volume up 1.6 percent last week from the previous week, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association’s seasonally adjusted index.

Mortgage Applications On the Rise – Mortgage Applications On the Rise . Mortgage applications increased 4.9 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending November 14, 2014. This week’s results included an adjustment for the Veterans Day holiday.