Strong Year for Home Sales

Strong Year for Home Sales

Strong Year for Home Sales: Mortgage Market News for the week ended January 21, 2022 With no major economic news, the investor outlook for growth and inflation remained the same this week. Mortgage markets experienced some daily volatility, but rates ended the week...
Strong Year for Home Sales

Consumer Spending Drops

Mortgage Market News for the week ended January 14, 2022 Investors were focused on two major economic reports this week measuring consumer spending and inflation. While retail sales were much weaker than expected and CPI inflation a bit stronger, neither report caused...
Strong Year for Home Sales

Mortgage Rates Rise

Mortgage Rates Rise: Mortgage Market News for the week ended January 07, 2022 Concerned about higher inflation, investors began the year by pushing up bond yields. Wednesday’s more hawkish (in favor of tighter monetary policy) than expected Fed minutes then...
Strong Year for Home Sales

Central Bank Meetings

Mortgage Market News for the week ended December 17, 2021 This week was packed with major economic news, most notably US and European central bank meetings. While daily volatility was high, however, these influences were mostly offsetting, and mortgage rates ended the...