All Posts Tagged: interest rates

Instant Analysis: Employment report for August

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Crowd of people walking to work (seen from behind) in an urban center walkway.

The August payroll was good enough to keep a September rate hike on the table.

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U.S. Outlook: Tallying up the damage from financial panic

Scott Anderson
Chief Economist
Graph showing large drop in China stock market capitalization

Global investor confidence rapidly eroded this week before recovering some poise by week end, doing noticeable damage to global and U.S. stock market wealth.

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Numbers Count: First-time buyers lose ground in July

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Family of four (2 young girls) looking at an empty living room with a real estate agent.

Here’s my take on the key numbers on the housing market this week.

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New mortgage forms are coming: 8 tips that may help buyers

Stew Larsen
Posted by Stew Larsen
Mortgage Banking
Closeup of man

If you buy a home later this year, you will likely see new disclosure forms that will make it easier to understand the costs of a home loan.

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