While the president had harsh words for Yellen during the campaign, sources say he will discuss the possibility of her staying on for another term in the Fed’s top spot
The average rate for the 30-year fixed mortgage posted its biggest increase since July
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
If President Barack Obama and Congress follow through with plans to shut down Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, homeowners could find their wallets a bit lighter each month