Observers say that the Fed will likely hike rates again before the end of the year
Rates also took a breather after three weeks of consecutive increases
Mortgage rates dropped for the first time in five weeks as investors speculated that the Federal Reserve might delay tapering its bond buying program
The Federal Reserve shouldn’t be in a hurry to cut back its asset purchase program, according to St. Louis Fed President James Bullard
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
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
The Fed could begin tapering its bond buying next month, but the decision would be a "cautious first step"
Mortgage rates took a dip in the wake of a disappointing July jobs report, but are still far above the year's previous lows