• Rate snapshot: Job numbers deceptive, rates may be running out of steam by MPA

    The BLS says 288,000 jobs were created last month -- but under the headline, the share of working-age population employed or seeking a job fell to a level not seen since 1978. And there's an increasing belief that rates are going to decline more -- but they seem to be hitting a wall. That and more in today's rate snapshot

  • Fannie, Freddie post $10.2bn in Q1 profits by Ryan Smith

    Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will turn over $10.2 billion in profit to the Treasury -- most of it income from legal settlements

  • FHA should ease premiums -- industry group by Ryan Smith

    The National Association of Realtors is pushing the FHA to pull back on rising insurance premiums, which the NAR claims are holding back borrowers


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