fha mortgage loans, local mortgage broker, midwest family lending

(515) 252-7107


Mortgage Industry News

« Return to Mortgage Industry News

Ellie Mae says Loan Closing Rate Highest in Four Years

Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Ellie Mae said this week that the closing rate for purchase mortgages reached 70.7 percent in July up from 69.0 in June.  This is the highest rate since the company started tracking this data in August 2011 and is calculated based on a sampling of loan applications initiated 90 days earlier.

The closing rate for all loans was 66.2 percent.  The highest rate was for VA purchase loans at 72.5 percent and the lowest was for FHA refinances at 42.5 percent.  Those loans were the only ones for which the closing rate did not improve over June.


Read Full Article


appreciated the ease in moving the process of how organized Mark was and respectful of my time. The most AWESOME part was the savings I received from the refinance, YEAH!!!!!
Lillie S.