Does the Fed set mortgage rates

Simple answer: no. The Fed Open Market Committee (FOMC) met this week to decide what they would do with the Federal Funds Rate.

Mortgage rates settle heading into the weekend

"I don't anticipate any sudden or large effects on rates or spreads or things like that as we normalize."...

Nest announces its new alarm system

Nest Secure is a new alarm system that is designed to keep your home safe with little effort or hassle

Fed Sets Stage for December Rate Hike

To a large extent, the FOMC policy statement was a re-hash from the last meeting.

Hurricanes push mortgage applications lower

Weekly MBA mortgage applications this morning were almost exactly opposite from the prior week. es and real estate trends.