Domestic equity sold-off, interest rates plummeted and the yield. Lastly the rollout of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac of the UMBS — the Unified Mortgage-Backed Security or UMBS has further.
Mortgage rates were, with the average 30yr fixed rate quote rising by almost an eighth of a percentage point in some cases. A move of that magnitude in one day is the sort of.
"Mortgage rates were relatively unchanged following a mixed employment report for July," said Frank Nothaft, vice president and chief economist, Freddie Mac. "Even though the unemployment rate fell to 7.4 percent in July, which was the lowest since December 2008, the economy added only 161,000 jobs, short of the market consensus forecast.
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Steve Guggenmos, vice president of Freddie Mac’s Multifamily Research and Modeling, explained that falling mortgage rates, which dropped to 4.2 percent in the first quarter from 4.4 percent in.
Housing retail sales inch down Retail sales are used to predict consumer spending trends. That’s because the report comes out monthly. U.S. economic growth, as measured by gross domestic product, is reported quarterly. Therefore, the retail sales report is a more current measurement of economic health. You can use it to predict GDP before that news comes out.
Freddie Mac’s latest mortgage rate forecast contains great news both for homeowners and those wanting to be first-time buyers. The housing market looks to be in Goldilocks mode: not too hot, not.
Freddie Mac puts the average rate for a 30-year fixed mortgage at 4.10 percent for the week ending October 27, and the 15-year rate at 3.38 percent. Adjustable-rate mortgages (ARMs) exhibited.
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Fannie Mae to Charge Strategic Defaulters, for Everything Fannie Mae to Charge Strategic Defaulters, for Everything by JON PRIOR Friday, June 25th, 2010, 4:06 pm Fannie Mae (FNM: 0.3871 +1.87%) is sifting through borrower data to determine who is strategically defaulting and who is not after announcing more efforts this week to crack down on those who walk away from their homes.