by Bill McBride on 4/18/2016 08:06:00 PM
Monday, April 18, 2016
• At 8:30 AM, Housing Starts for March. Total housing starts decreased to 1.178 million (SAAR) in February. Single family starts increased to 822 thousand SAAR in February. The consensus for 1.167 million, down from the February rate.
From Matthew Graham at Mortgage News Daily: Mortgage Rates Hold Steady Despite Market Volatility
Most lenders have been quoting top tier conventional 30yr fixed rates of either 3.5 or 3.625%, though there are a few laggards at 3.75% and even fewer standouts at 3.375%.