Mortgage Economic Review January 2020 The January 2020 Mortgage Economic Review summarizes recent Key Economic Indicators, Data, and Events that are important to Mortgage and Real Estate Professionals.   Welcome to 2020. Not only is it a New Year, but it’s also a New Decade – the 20s. One hundred years ago started the Roaring…

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Mortgage Economic Review for March 2019 For a copy of the Mortgage Economic Calendar for March 2019 Click Here   From a news standpoint, politics and weather dominated the headlines in February. It’s easy to get caught up in all the political media hype and lose sight of the actual Economic Data. A focus on…

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January is usually a slow month as people recover from their Holiday hangover. That wasn’t the case this year. Thanks to the Government Shutdown, political wrangling in Washington, an FOMC Meeting, and an arctic blast, 2019 had a lot going on right out of the gate. At least the Stock Market took a break from…

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Review of Key Economic Data, Indicators, and Events that are important to Mortgage Professionals for November 2018 Halloween has just ended and now it’s time to put away the costumes and pull down the spooky decorations. Speaking of being spooked, let’s take a look at the Stock Market. The Stock Market rattled investors when the…

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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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  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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