Browse Tag

metro area

This week’s mortgage rates fell dramatically and reached a new record low

1 min read

The FINANCIAL — Mortgage rates sharply fell this week reaching a new record low. Following the trend of the 10-year Treasury yield, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped to average 2.81% this week from 2.87% the prior week. During the pandemic, many Gen Zers and Millennials move back to their parents from large metro areas. In their effort to reduce the number of times being close to other people, these young adults move out of their apartments. With one out of two young renters (18-34 years old) spending above 30% of their income for housing, these young adults can save more…

Read More »

This week’s mortgage rates fell dramatically and reached a new record low

1 min read

The FINANCIAL — Mortgage rates sharply fell this week reaching a new record low. Following the trend of the 10-year Treasury yield, the 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dropped to average 2.81% this week from 2.87% the prior week. During the pandemic, many Gen Zers and Millennials move back to their parents from large metro areas. In…