Rates also took a breather after three weeks of consecutive increases
As broadly predicted, the Fed hiked the benchmark interest rate this week. But what does that mean for originators?
Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are preparing to auction as much as $17bn worth of mortgage bonds acquired before the housing collapse, raising concerns that they may drag down prices even as the Federal Reserve considers tapering its bond-buying program
Mortgage rates stayed relatively steady this week after the release of a mixed jobs report
Yet another major bank is being sued over the offering of mortgage-backed securities during the lead-up to the financial meltdown, according to a Bloomberg report
The Federal Reserve can begin scaling back its bond-buying program later this year as the economy strengthens, a Fed official has said
Average mortgage rates are on the way back up as recent indicators point to a growing economy, according to data released Thursday by Freddie Mac
Mortgage rates dropped for the first time in five weeks as investors speculated that the Federal Reserve might delay tapering its bond buying program