Mortgage Economic Review

Mortgage Economic Review July 2019

Mortgage Economic Review July 2019   This month’s Mortgage Economic Review summarizes recent Key Economic Data and Events that are important to Mortgage and Real Estate Professionals.   Interest Rates and geopolitical tensions dominated the news in June. The world’s major Central Bankers were all in an “accommodative” mood this month. The Fed, ECB (European…

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Mortgage Economic Review May 2019

Mortgage Economic Review May 2019 Review and Summary of Key Economic Data and Events that affect the Mortgage Business for May 2019 April is typically a stormy month with unpredictable weather and volatile temperature swings. It looks like the  Economic Data has followed this same pattern in the last few months – large swings that…

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Mortgage Economic Review March 2019

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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Mortgage Economic Review February 2019

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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Mortgage Economic Review November 2018

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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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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