Interest Rates Settle at 2017 Lows

4/8/2017 | Casey Fleming Last week I wrote that barring something surprising in the minutes of the Fed meeting from last month, rates would probably be stable this week.  As it turns out, something surprising was in the minutes, but the markets took it in stride and rates pretty much flatlined. Let’s compare interest rates...

Surprisingly Strong Jobs Report May Affect Mortgage Rates

Last week's jobs report -- a combination of the Department of Labor's non-farm Payrolls Report and Unemployment Rate -- provided investors and job seekers with unexpected good news.