Refinancing isn't all about rate. I think you'll find this interesting:

Interest rates are constantly on the move. The rate on a 30-year fixed rate mortgage has moved lower since mid-December. This may create an opportunity to save money by refinancing. Here’s how to decide whether a refinance is beneficial.

Beautiful home:

Actress Amy Yasbeck, best known for her role on the sitcom "Wings," recently listed her Beverly Hills home for $6.45 million.

Here's where we're at so far today:

This week, volatility was the benchmark; interest rates around the world have increased on increasing thoughts that the central bankers are joining in on the Fed’s intent to return to normal after years...

Mortgage rates are moving higher again today, but it's not just because of the stronger than expected GDP. Here's what's going on:

Our nation's report card saw an upward revision to our grades. It went from a C to a C+. We have already seen several releases and revisions to this data set.

Real estate market continues to need more supply.

May NAR pending home sales, expected to have increased 0.5% from April; as reported sales declined 0.8% and down 1.7% yr./yr.

"Chuck" star is looking to sell his Studio City home. Check it out:

Zachary Levi, known for his role on "Chuck," recently listed his Studio City home for $1.39 million.

Mortgage rates ticking higher after strong consumer confidence numbers.

The June reading is at a very high level and stronger than market expectations (118.9 vs est of 116.7) and a nice improvement over May's 117.6 level.

Real estate market continues to show strength.

Sales of newly built, single-family homes in May rose 2.9 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 610,000 units after an upwardly revised April reading,...

Here's an in-depth look at what we'll be paying attention to this week.

This morning started with May durable goods orders; expected -0.4%, orders fell -1.1%. Excluding transportation orders, expected +0.5%, up just 0.1%; core capital goods expected +0.5%, declined -0.2%.

I think that you'll find this interesting.

This is the age-old question. There really are two answers: how much do you want to buy, and how much will the lender qualify you to buy. The first answer is entirely up to you. The second answer is the lender’s decision. Here’s how they determine how much money they’ll lend you.

Good news for housing:

May new home sales at 10:00 am, EDT expected +3.6% to 590K units. Up 2.8% to 610K units but that is based on April revisions that were revised from 569K to 593K,

The excellent job market and low mortgage rates are perfect for the real estate market.

Initial Weekly Jobless Claims hit 241K vs est of 240K. The more closely watched 4-week moving average moved from 243,250 to 244,750 which is an extremely low trendline. Continuing Claims were 1.944M vs est of 1.928M.

Homes sales jump, but low inventory still an issue.

At 10:00 am, the first major report this week, May existing home sales. Sales were generally expected at 5550K units down 0.4%; as reported, sales increased 1.1%,...

Stunning home and beautiful swimming pool area:

Lindsey Buckingham, Fleetwood Mac frontman and guitarist, lists his Brentwood mansion for $22.5 million. Inside the home, there are six bedrooms and 7.5 bathrooms...

Not a lot going on this week, but housing numbers will be interesting.

There are no economic reports today and little this week, except May existing and new home sales.

Good news for home building:

According to the Mortgage Banker's Association, mortgage applications for New Homes (homes not previously occupied) are on the move upward.

The woodwork inside is gorgeous.

Kid Rock, famed rocker, sold his Malibu home for $9.5 million. The 8,300 square foot home has five bedrooms and five bathrooms. The home also has a gym, office, and Sauna.

If your credit score needs a little help, here are some helpful tips:

Your credit score will determine not only whether your loan application will be approved, but also how much you’ll have to pay for credit. Many people who have been through financial difficulties...