It’s Just The Facts: April 2020

It’s Just The Facts: April 2020

WITH THE PRESS OF A BUTTON – Over a 2-week period ending Friday 3/27/20, the Federal Reserve launched or reopened 6 lending facilities to provide billions of funds to distressed corporations, municipalities, investors, investment companies and money market...
Daily Rate Update: April 27th-May 1st

Daily Rate Update: April 27th-May 1st

Friday – May 1, 2020 Sell in May And go away! That’s how May is kicking off today with U.S. stocks considerably lower after Apple and Amazon reported mixed earnings. In addition, the White House is threatening new tariffs on China for the country’s...
Daily Rate Update: April 27th-May 1st

Daily Rate Update: April 20th-24th

Friday – April 24, 2020 Growing fears of a pandemic induced economic slowdown, chaos in the oil markets, a mixed bag of earnings and staggering first-time unemployment claims filled the event list this week in the markets. Economic data for the near future will...
Are You Still Looking to Buy a Home Right Now?

Are You Still Looking to Buy a Home Right Now?

Even in the midst of this COVID-19 pandemic, homebuyers are still shopping for homes. And lenders are still originating purchase mortgages. There are new ways to view homes now and lending restrictions that are making it harder for first-time homebuyers to get into...