Zillow MediaRoom - Press Releases (Mortgage News) http://zillow.mediaroom.com/ Real Estate Press Room to help keep home buyers and sellers informed on Real Estate news. Home Buyers Say Rising Interest Rates are Top Concern http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2017-02-24-Home-Buyers-Say-Rising-Interest-Rates-are-Top-Concern Despite increased concerns over rising rates, most Americans will move forward with a home purchase should rising rates increase their monthly payment by $100 Fri, 24 Feb 2017 08:00:00 -0500 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2017-02-24-Home-Buyers-Say-Rising-Interest-Rates-are-Top-Concern Purchase Loan Activity Remains Strong Despite Rising Rates http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2016-12-13-Purchase-Loan-Activity-Remains-Strong-Despite-Rising-Rates Zillow Group Mortgage analysis shows that the mortgage payment on the typical home in most of the country's housing market would increase by $25 or less should interest rates rise to 4.25% Tue, 13 Dec 2016 08:00:00 -0500 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2016-12-13-Purchase-Loan-Activity-Remains-Strong-Despite-Rising-Rates Refinance Dominates Mortgage Applications in the Aftermath of Brexit http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2016-07-08-Refinance-Dominates-Mortgage-Applications-in-the-Aftermath-of-Brexit Refinance requests increased 132 percent following the Brexit vote as borrowers capitalize on historically low mortgage rates, according to Zillow Group Mortgages analysis Fri, 08 Jul 2016 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2016-07-08-Refinance-Dominates-Mortgage-Applications-in-the-Aftermath-of-Brexit Home Buyers Spend More Time Researching a Car Purchase than Their Home Loan http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2016-05-04-Home-Buyers-Spend-More-Time-Researching-a-Car-Purchase-than-Their-Home-Loan More than half of borrowers spend five hours or less shopping for home financing options, according to Zillow survey Wed, 04 May 2016 08:00:00 -0400 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2016-05-04-Home-Buyers-Spend-More-Time-Researching-a-Car-Purchase-than-Their-Home-Loan Despite Looming Interest Rate Hike by U.S. Federal Reserve, Majority of Current Home Shoppers Still Plan to Purchase http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2015-12-15-Despite-Looming-Interest-Rate-Hike-by-U-S-Federal-Reserve-Majority-of-Current-Home-Shoppers-Still-Plan-to-Purchase 70 percent of Americans surveyed by Zillow Mortgages said they would not abandon their home buying plans should interest rates rise to 4.5% Tue, 15 Dec 2015 08:00:00 -0500 http://zillow.mediaroom.com/2015-12-15-Despite-Looming-Interest-Rate-Hike-by-U-S-Federal-Reserve-Majority-of-Current-Home-Shoppers-Still-Plan-to-Purchase