4 Fed rate hikes could have a big impact on the housing market

Alex Wong/Getty Inflation suddenly looks li.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 13th, 2018

Will Rate Hikes Aggravate Housing Woes in 2017?

Will Rate Hikes Aggravate Housing Woes in 2017? The year 2016 has been considerably advantageous for housing. Yet, the market hasn’t been immune to problems and we wait for the eventual fallo.....»»

Category: topSource: zacksFeb 25th, 2017

Will the wild stock market cause the Federal Reserve to slow interest rate hikes? And should it?

Financial markets delivered an unwelcome gift fo.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesFeb 13th, 2018

The Fed: Fed’s Mester: Economy will ‘work through this episode of market turbulence’

The economy will survive this period of market turbulence and the U.S. central bank should stay the course of gradual rate hikes, said Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester, on Tuesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 13th, 2018

Here's how a 5% mortgage rate would roil the U.S. housing market

Mortgage rates have not been at 5% since 2011. A 5% rate would cause more than a quarter of today's homebuyers to slow their plans, according to a Redfin survey. .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 12th, 2018

How a 5 percent mortgage rate would roil the housing market

Some borrowers may have jumped to get the last low rates now, fearing rates will move even higher in the coming weeks......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 12th, 2018

How Washington could create even more trouble for the stock market

Amid the stock market selloff, investors have been fearing Fed rate hikes, but they are also fearful of fiscal policy missteps by President Trump and Congress......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 6th, 2018

Budget impact: RBI in a fix, market eyes rate hike amid confidence crisis

Governor Urjit Patel needs to keep interest rates low to ensure Prime Minister Narendra Modi can bridge a widening fiscal deficit.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardFeb 6th, 2018

Gold rises as equity sell-off spurs safe-haven buying

Gold prices rose on Tuesday as a rout in global equities prompted investors to seek shelter in safe havens such as gold, although expectations of more U.S. rate hikes this year weighed on the market......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 6th, 2018

The Fed: Fed’s Williams tries to ease market fears the central bank will turn aggressive on rate hikes

San Francisco Fed President John Williams says the central bank should stick to its plan to raise interest rates at a gradual pace......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 2nd, 2018

Stocks Warily Eyeing the Pace of Rate Hikes

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Category: topSource: investorplaceFeb 2nd, 2018

Do Fed Rate Hikes Mean Bond Market Disaster?

Do Fed Rate Hikes Mean Bond Market Disaster?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaFeb 1st, 2018

Dow logs tepid gain, but stock market sputters as Fed signals coming rate hikes

U.S. stock benchmarks ended in positive territory on Wednesday, booking solid monthly gains, but losing altitude after the Federal Reserve hinted that it is set to raise interest rates as early as its next meeting in .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2018

UK mortgage approvals at its lowest since 2013

James Andrews, head of investment management at Redmayne-Bentley, talks about the impact of wages and Brexit on U.K.'s housing market......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcJan 29th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock-market investors eager for more guidance on tax-cut impact

The first week of fourth-quarter earnings releases from U.S. corporation is confirming what most investors had already suspected: a lower corporate tax rate is likely to boost profits and may even percolate into the broader economy.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 20th, 2018

Will Tax Reform Derail CRTs? Don’t Bet On It

Investors seeking floating interest-rate exposure and high yields are increasingly turning to credit risk–transfer securities (CRTs), a fairly new type of mortgage-backed bond. But could US tax-code changes hurt the housing market and, by extensi.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 18th, 2018

The Fed says it could speed up rate hikes because of Trump"s tax cuts

Carolyn Kaster/AP The Federal Reserve debated the impact of tax.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 3rd, 2018

Tax reform expected to make housing more affordable?

Digital Risk co-founder Jeff Taylor on the impact of tax reform and rising interest rates on the housing market......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 3rd, 2018

Redfin CEO Kelman: Here are where the housing markets will be strongest in 2018

Glenn Kelman, Redfin CEO, discusses his outlook on housing going into 2018 as tax reform starts to impact the market......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcDec 29th, 2017

Gold breaks above $1,300/oz on way to best year since 2010

LONDON (Reuters) - Gold hit its highest in 2-1/2 months on Friday and remained on track for its biggest annual rise since 2010 as a wilting dollar, political tensions and receding concerns over the impact of U.S. interest rate hikes fed into its rally......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 29th, 2017

RedFin CEO Kelman: Here are where the housing markets will be strongest in 2018

Glenn Kelman, RedFin CEO, discusses his outlook on housing going into 2018 as tax reform starts to impact the market......»»

Category: realestateSource: cnbcDec 27th, 2017