Interest rates

  • Fed to begin tapering QE by Ryan Smith

    The Federal Reserve said today that it would begin to wind down its $85bn-per-month bond-buying program

  • Mortgage application volume hits 12-year low by Ryan Smith

    Mortgage application volume fell to its lowest level in more than a dozen years last week

  • Mortgage rate misconception abounds by Ryan Smith

    Prospective homebuyers may be in for a nasty shock if the mortgage market ever returns to its pre-crisis rates. After a few years of super-low rates, a vast majority of homebuyers think sub-5% mortgage interest rates are normal

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