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Video: Mortgage rates for Jan. 23, 2014

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 00:00
Mortgage rates were quiet this week.

Mortgage rates stand still, ready to spring

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 00:00
Ever watch a cat when it's about to pounce? Mortgage rates are doing that.

National mortgage rates for Jan. 23, 2014

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 00:00
See rates from our survey of CDs, mortgages, home equity products, auto loans and credit cards.

Where will mortgage rates head next week?

Thu, 01/23/2014 - 00:00
Mortgage experts predict what will happen to rates over the next week -- and why.

Do rising rates trigger lower home prices?

Tue, 01/21/2014 - 00:00
Lots of people think higher mortgage rates mean lower home prices. Are they wrong?

Video: How to get the best mortgage rate

Tue, 01/21/2014 - 00:00
You can score a really good deal on a mortgage with a little work and know-how.

5 housing trends: Rates, prices up this winter

Tue, 01/21/2014 - 00:00
Should you buy a home in early 2014? Sure, if higher rates and fees don't get you.

Queen Latifah's New Jersey home is for sale

Mon, 01/20/2014 - 00:00
You don't need to be "Living Single" in this house that features six bedrooms.

Video: Mortgage rates for Jan. 16, 2014

Thu, 01/16/2014 - 00:00
The benchmark 30-year fixed rate mortgage retreated to 4.57 percent.

New standards change home loan landscape

Tue, 01/14/2014 - 00:00
An expert says it's not as easy to get a home loan today as it was during the bubble.

Friend or foe? Mortgage rules show 2 faces

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 00:00
Guidelines meant to help mortgage borrowers will please some, but stymie others.

Opportunity beckons for second-home buyers

Fri, 01/10/2014 - 00:00
Interest rates are low and property prices are rising. Time to buy a second home?

Video: Mortgage rates for Jan. 9, 2014

Thu, 01/09/2014 - 00:00
Mortgage rates started 2014 by pulling back.

Alex Rodriguez's Miami condo is for sale

Mon, 01/06/2014 - 00:00
Hit a grand slam at this Miami waterfront condo listed by Yankees third baseman A-Rod.

Interest rates to edge higher in 2014

Sun, 01/05/2014 - 00:00
If you didn't take advantage of low rates in 2013, you may not get a chance this year.

Why pay extra toward mortgage principal?

Thu, 11/28/2013 - 00:00
Pay a little more every month, and your mortgage interest will drop. Here's how it works.

Video: Mortgage rates for Nov. 27, 2013

Wed, 11/27/2013 - 00:00
Mortgage rates rebounded this week.

Chuck Norris does world a favor, puts home for sale

Mon, 11/25/2013 - 00:00
Chuck Norris' house may not have doors, only walls that he walks through. And it's for sale.

48-year-old has just $6K for retirement

Fri, 11/22/2013 - 00:00
If you've failed to save enough for retirement, don't keep making the same mistake.

Video: Mortgage rates for Nov. 21, 2013

Thu, 11/21/2013 - 00:00
Mortgage rates reversed course this week.
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