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Ray Boulger, senior technical manager at John Charcol, said: "People looking for a fixed rate mortgage should sit tight because I think we are going to see rates get a bit lower.
The group said the rise reflected an increase in activity from potential buyers, as well as a shortage of properties coming on to the market, as many homeowners decided to sit tight.
The fact is a lot of players these days would rather sit tight and pick up their money than go elsewhere and play.
In cases where everybody is struggling to agree you're a bit nervous about whether it is the right deal and you say let's sit tight and see what happens.
We've just got to be patient, sit tight and make sure we keep our powder dry.
My advice to bill payers is to sit tight and see how the other energy giants react.
Fierce competition in the equity release market, following the decision of many older homeowners to sit tight until storms pass, has led to a dramatic fall in their interest rates, says Key Retirement Solutions.
ROBERTO MANCINI will not tout himself to Chelsea and is content to sit tight and await their call.
EX-BLUES boss Terry Cooper has urged Steve Bruce to learn from his experiences and sit tight amid the uncertainty of a St Andrew's takeover.
GRAEME Souness looks set to sit tight on his pounds 20million offer to take over Wolves and decide against upping his bid to move in at Molineux.
Delta's official creditors' committee is likely to sit tight until they have a chance to review Delta's stand-alone plan and any competing bids that may follow.
They're going to have to be monitoring where the fallout is going, and I think for most communities the safest thing is to sit tight and wait it out.
We are going to sit tight and monitor the situation," she said.
In real estate, you sit tight and wait for things to move.
The partners, sensing your conservative bias, come to a consensus: We'll play it safe and sit tight for the time being.