Mortgage Economic Summary September 2018

Key Mortgage Economic Data, Information, and Indicators for September 2018 It’s September and the summer of 2018 has come to a close. The summer went by fast. Speaking of fast, it was 10 years ago this month that Fannie / Freddie was placed into Conservatorship under the Federal Housing Finance Agency – FHFA. That happened on…

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Economic Data Review for Mortgage Professionals June 2018

  Review of Key Economic Data Released in June 2018 that affects the Mortgage Industry June was a busy month for Economic News – the US NOKO Summit, FOMC Meeting with an interest rate increase, strong gains in the labor market, mixed housing market data, lower GDP estimates, and new tariffs on Chinese goods.  Trade,…

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Mortgage Economic Indicators and Data for April 2018

  Economic Data, Indicators, and Events from March 2018 that Affect the Mortgage Business Beware the Ides of March – an Interest Rate Hike and a Trade War all in the same month? What implications does a Trade War have for the Mortgage Business? Higher prices on imported steel and aluminum will raise costs on…

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Key Economic Date from January 2018 for Mortgage Professionals

Review of Key Economic Data from January 2018 for Mortgage Professionals. January usually gets off to a slow start as people recover from the Holidays, but there was a lot going on last month that affects the Mortgage Business. The Government shutdown lasted only a couple days because Congress was able to hammer out a…

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