The percentage of Americans who told Fannie Mae it's a good time to buy has tumbled 13 percentage points year over year, hitting a survey low
The agency announced the decision after a meeting of its board of governors
The Federal Reserve announced the decision after a meeting of its board of governors
Market observers are nearly certain the Fed will hike rates this week, and again in December
While economic indicators are mostly good, the Fed official said there were some signs of "overheating"
The Fed chairman told a South Carolina Republican that the central bank will maintain its independence despite recent jabs from the president
The Fed help off on hiking rates at its last meeting - but minutes from that meeting indicate that another rate hike may be on the way soon