Tag: Mortgage refinancing

US average mortgage rates decline; 30-year at 2.98%

WASHINGTON — Mortgage rates declined this week, with the key 30-year loan slipping back below the 3% mark as the economic recovery from the...

Hot housing market fuels a rise in homeowners’ equity

LOS ANGELES — The red-hot U.S. housing market is paying off for many homeowners, even those who aren’t looking to sell their home. ...