Federal Reserve

How the Federal Reserve is Helping the Housing Market

At first glance, it might seem intuitive that rising interest rates will have a negative effect on the housing market.…

3 months ago

Fed’s aggressive rate hike to reduce housing market buyer pool, economist says

The Federal Reserve just announced its largest interest rate increase since 1994 and the move is expected to have a…

4 months ago

Expect An Interest Rate Hike After Today’s Federal Reserve Inflation Data

Will today's Federal Reserve inflation data lead to increased interest rates and a slowdown of economic easing?

1 year ago

Fed votes to keep interest rates at near zero again

The Federal Reserve this week voted to keep its benchmark interest rate at close to zero. The move should help…

2 years ago

Federal Reserve says it won’t raise key interest rate

The Federal Reserve this week voted to maintain its benchmark interest rate unchanged at near zero, showing it has no…

2 years ago

U.S. Federal Reserve slashes rates to zero to fight coronavirus outbreak

The Federal Reserve at an emergency meeting on Sunday announced it’s slashing its benchmark interest rate to zero, in what…

3 years ago

Fannie Mae: Expect 2 more interest rate cuts this year

Mortgage servicing giant Fannie Mae says it expects the Federal Reserve to make two more quarter-point interest rate cuts before…

3 years ago

Consumers get more home buying power as Fed cuts interest rates

The U.S. Federal Reserve this week slashed interest rates for the first time since the Great Recession in 2008, but…

3 years ago

The Fed promises no more rate increases this year

The Federal Reserve says its decided to leave short term interest rates unchanged following its March meeting. It added that…

4 years ago

Federal Reserve says no to rate increases

This week the Federal Reserve once again voted to leave interest rates unchanged, indicating that its in no hurry to…

4 years ago