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How Does A Reverse Mortgage Work?
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The basics of getting a reverse mortgage, with detailed information on how to qualify and what to watch out for.
 
Average US 30-year loan rate up to 3.98 pct.
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained below 4 percent.
 
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 3.98 pct.; 30-year loan at 3.13 pct
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WASHINGTON - Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained below 4 per cent.
 
Mortgage rates heading back up
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Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates arrested their five-week decline this week but the benchmark 30-year loan remained below 4 percent.
 
Dollar surges as Fed ends QE on hawkish note
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The dollar surged to a three-week high and government bond yields rose on Thursday, one day after the U.S. The Fed's decision to halt new purchases of Treasury bonds and mortgage-backed securities had been expected. The policy statement prompted markets to rethink the growing consensus that the Fed's first interest-rate hike would not be until late in 2015. The Fed did note in its statement ...
 
Dollar surges as Fed ends third-quarter on hawkish note
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The dollar surged to a three-week high and government bond yields rose on Thursday, one day after the U.S. The Fed's decision to halt new purchases of Treasury bonds and mortgage-backed securities had been expected. The policy statement prompted markets to rethink the growing consensus that the Fed's first interest-rate hike would not be until late in 2015. The Fed did note in its statement ...
 
Risk on: Why bonds are selling off as stocks rally
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The ten-year bond influences everything from mortgage rates to corporate debt. It’s now the benchmark for long-term U.S. interest rates.
 
Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. Portfolio Composition as of September 30, 2014
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Western Asset Mortgage Defined Opportunity Fund Inc. announces its portfolio composition as of September 30, 2014.
 
Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 3.97 percent
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WASHINGTON (AP) — Average U.S. mortgage rates tumbled this week. The 30-year loan hit its lowest level since June 2013 as Treasury bond yields marked new lows amid concern over global economic weakness.
 
Bonds rally hard on international weakness and a dovish Fed
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The ten-year bond influences everything from mortgage rates to corporate debt. It's now the benchmark for long-term U.S. interest rates. Note that old-timers might remember when the 30-year bond was the ...