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January 15, 2020

Consumer expectations have evolved drastically over the last decade. Technology and digitization, along with shifts in the demographic, economic, and cultural landscape, have brought about a new type of customer.

Today's shoppers have instant access to unlimited informa...

January 8, 2020

Overview: Mortgage rates have held relatively steady so far in 2020, a result of two offsetting influences: increased tensions with Iran, which were modestly favorable for mortgage rates, and the net effect of mixed economic data, which was slightly negative.

While the...

December 18, 2019

Overview: Over the past week, a limited trade deal with China was negative for mortgage rates, while the economic data caused little reaction. As a result, rates ended the week higher.

With additional tariffs set to go into effect on December 15, investors were on the l...

December 11, 2019

Overview: Over the past week, Friday’s stronger than expected labor market data was the main influence on mortgage rates. Wednesday’s Federal Reserve meeting produced no surprises, and rates ended the week a little higher.

The important monthly Employment Report reveale...

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