Last Summer’s Breakneck Pace of Home-Price Growth May Finally Ease as Mortgage Rates Rise

“House price levels remained elevated in November, but the data indicate a pivot,” said Will Doerner, supervisory economist in the FHFA’s division of research and statistics.

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Mortgage Rates Are Surging, Hitting Highest Point Since March 2020. Will Home Prices Have To Fall?

Buying a home just became more expensive—and it’s expected to only get worse as mortgage rates surged to their highest point since March 2020.

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Mortgage Rates Have Held Steady in the Face of the Omicron Variant—Here’s What’s Going On

“Mortgage rates have effectively been moving sideways despite the increase in new COVID cases,” said Sam Khater, chief economist at Freddie Mac.

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