Post Tagged with: "mortgage rates"

July 30, 2012 09:15

Obama Plans Another Housing Collapse?

The federal government is beginning another initiative to force banks to lend mortgage money to low-credit-rated blacks and Hispanics — specifically blacks and Hispanics — and is threatening and already imposing punitive fines if they don’t.

May 20, 2011 05:08

Housing Prices Continue Downward

Housing prices dropped another 8% last year and are currently falling around 1% per month. The decline in the first quarter of 2011 was the fastest since the drop-offs experienced in 2008.

December 9, 2010 19:42

Is the Fed losing control?

Mortgage rates jump to 6 month high, treasuries soar. Former Dallas Federal Reserve Vice President Gerald O’Driscoll on the issues plaguing the central bank.

July 1, 2010 15:29

Mortgage Rates on 30-Year U.S. Loans Fall to Record as home sales fall

Mortgage rates on 30-year U.S. loans slid to a record low for the second straight week, lowering borrowing costs for homebuyers as demand slumps.