Daily Rate Update: May 28th-31st

Daily Rate Update: May 28th-31st

Friday – May 31, 2019 The fight-to-safety rages on this morning as global yields decline sharply with the German 10-year Bund yield at its lowest level ever … -0.22%. The bond buying was touched off by President Trump’s announcement that the US will...
The Housing Market: Down or Up From Here?

The Housing Market: Down or Up From Here?

Who better to hear it from than the appraisers, appraising homes for purchases and refinances in today’s market? They are on the “front line” and able to see the trends in the market as they develop over time. Summarizing the state of the market, the vast majority of...
Daily Rate Update: May 20th-24th

Daily Rate Update: May 20th-24th

Thursday – May 23, 2019 Sales of new homes declined from March to April though the numbers in March were revised higher. The Census Bureau reports that new home sales fell nearly 7% in April from March though were above the 665,000 expected. Sales rose by 7%...
Daily Rate Update: May 13th-17th

Daily Rate Update: May 13th-17th

Friday – May 17, 2019 Americans grew more upbeat on the US economy in early May after solid growth was recorded in the first quarter of 2019 along with a strong labor market. The Consumer Sentiment Index in early rose to 102.4 this month, the highest level in 15...