Mortgage applications in the United States fell 1.9 percent in the week ended January 15th, following two consecutive weeks of increases, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed. Applications to refinance a home loan dropped 4.7 percent, but were up 87 percent year-on-year; while those to purchase a home rose 2.7 percent, and were 15 percent higher than a year ago. The average fixed 30-year mortgage rate was up 4 basis point to 2.92 percent last week, the highest level since late November. source: Mortgage Bankers Association of America

Mortgage Applications in the United States averaged 0.58 percent from 2007 until 2021, reaching an all time high of 55.40 percent in March of 2020 and a record low of -38.80 percent in January of 2009. This page provides - United States MBA Mortgage Applications - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. United States MBA Mortgage Applications - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on January of 2021.

Mortgage Applications in the United States is expected to be 1.70 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Mortgage Applications in the United States to stand at 2.60 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the United States MBA Mortgage Applications is projected to trend around 0.60 percent in 2022, according to our econometric models.

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United States MBA Mortgage Applications

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
-1.90 16.70 55.40 -38.80 2007 - 2021 percent Weekly
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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2021-01-06 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 25/Dec -5.9% 0.8%
2021-01-06 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 01/Jan 1.7% -5.9%
2021-01-13 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 08/Jan 16.7% 1.7%
2021-01-20 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 15/Jan -1.9% 16.7%
2021-01-27 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 22/Jan -1.9%
2021-02-03 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 29/Jan
2021-02-10 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 05/Feb
2021-02-17 12:00 PM MBA Mortgage Applications 12/Feb


News Stream
US Mortgage Applications Fall for 1st Time in 3 Weeks
Mortgage applications in the United States fell 1.9 percent in the week ended January 15th, following two consecutive weeks of increases, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed. Applications to refinance a home loan dropped 4.7 percent, but were up 87 percent year-on-year; while those to purchase a home rose 2.7 percent, and were 15 percent higher than a year ago. The average fixed 30-year mortgage rate was up 4 basis point to 2.92 percent last week, the highest level since late November.
2021-01-20
US Mortgage Applications Surge 16.7%
Mortgage applications in the United States rose 16.7 percent in the week ended January 8th, 2021, the largest increase since a record 55.4 percent jump during the first week of March, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed. Applications to refinance a home loan spiked 20.1 percent compared to the previous week and 93 percent year-on-year, and those to purchase a home increased 8.0 percent and 10 percent respectively. The average fixed 30-year mortgage rate was up 2 bps to 2.88 percent last week, still close to an all-time low of 2.85 percent hit in mid-December.
2021-01-13
US Mortgage Applications Rise Amid Record Low Rates
Mortgage applications in the United States rose 1.7 percent in the week ended January 1st, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed. Applications to refinance a home loan advanced 3.0 percent, up 100 percent year-on-year; while those to purchase a home decreased 1.6 percent, but were 3 percent higher than a year ago. The average fixed 30-year mortgage rate was down 4 basis point to 2.86 percent last week, remaining close to an all-time low of 2.85 percent hit in mid-December.
2021-01-06
US Mortgage Applications Rise for 2nd Week
Mortgage applications in the United States rose 0.8 percent in the week ended December 18th, the second consecutive month of increase, data from the Mortgage Bankers Association showed. Applications to refinance a home loan advanced 3.8 percent, up 124 percent year-on-year; while those to purchase a home decreased 4.6 percent, but were 26 percent higher than a year ago. The average fixed 30-year mortgage rate was up 1 basis point to 2.86 percent last week, remaining close to an all-time low of 2.85 percent the week before.
2020-12-23

United States MBA Mortgage Applications
In the US, the MBA Weekly Mortgage Application Survey is a comprehensive overview of the nationwide mortgage market and covers all types of mortgage originators, including commercial banks, thrift institutions and mortgage banking companies. The entire market is represented by the Market Index which covers all mortgage applications during the week, whether for a purchase or to refinance.