Interest rates

  • Fed announces rate hike decision by Ryan Smith

    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?

  • As predicted, Fed holds interest rate steady by Ryan Smith

    Holding the line on interest rates can be good for originators overall, but might have some negative impact in markets with tight inventory

  • Beware of tapering, Fed official says by Ryan Smith

    The Federal Reserve shouldn’t be in a hurry to cut back its asset purchase program, according to St. Louis Fed President James Bullard

  • Rates rise on taper talk by Ryan Smith

    Mortgage rates reached new highs for the year as investors speculated on the timing of the Fed’s expected taper of its bond purchase program, Freddie Mac reported Thursday

  • Rates could be in for wild ride in latter half of week by MPA

    The latter half of the week could see mortgage rate volatility as the market anxiously observes the outcome of Fed meetings, a leading bond analyst has said

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