In the wake of its last meeting of the year, the Fed has announced its decision on whether to hike interest rates – but what does it mean for mortgage rates?
Holding the line on interest rates can be good for originators overall, but might have some negative impact in markets with tight inventory
The Fed is unlikely to raise its key interest rate until July of next year, a survey has predicted
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage held steady last week, but rates on 5/1 ARMs were up
Rates rose after an uptick on the 10-year Treasury note and comments by Fed Chair Janet Yellen
An increase in conventional purchase applications drives a spike in purchase activity even as applications drop
The Federal Reserve’s multibillion-dollar bond-buying program – which led to historically low mortgage rates – will probably be history by this fall
Fixed rates dropped slightly this week as housing starts declined