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
Mortgage rates have seen their sixth consecutive week of rises as the average rate edges closer to 4%
Rates have climbed for the fifth consecuive week, with the average 15-year fixed-rate climbing above 3% for the first time in more than a year
A "stepping" pattern in MBS over the past month has seen mortgage rates climbing higher by the week
Mortgage rates last week rocketed to their highest level in a year, and the jump may see prospective buyers get off the fence in a bid to avoid future rises
Following a week of climbing mortgage interest rates, industry figures have spoken out on how they’re reacting to new home loan highs
A new proposal that could see “too big to fail” banks shrink in size has been met with harsh criticism from industry figures who say it could deter lending