November 17, 2021
Real Estate

Falling rates and visualizing the housing market

The sound of falling mortgage rates echoed through the virtual cubicles of Bankrate this week. Here are some top stories to help you stay on top of the housing and mortgage markets this weekend.



a large building with a grassy field: Cars parked outside Georgian terraced town houses that form the Royal Crescent in the city of Bath, Somerset


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Cars parked outside Georgian terraced town houses that form the Royal Crescent in the city of Bath, Somerset

1. 5 charts that explain current housing trends

Sometimes words just don’t do the weirdness justice. In order to truly appreciate how extreme the current real estate situation is, you may need to turn to visuals. This week, we rounded up data initially compiled by John Burns Real Estate Consulting to help you understand what’s going on out there.

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2. What declining Treasury yields mean for mortgage rates

I understand if that subhead made your eyes glaze over, but it’s still good to know: as the return on Treasury bonds…

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