Does the Federal Reserve Set Mortgage Rates?

There is a lot of speculation in the news about when—or if—the Federal Reserve (“The Fed”) is going to “raise rates.”

Frankie Muniz Lists Arizona Home

Frankie Muniz, Malcolm in the Middle star, recently listed his Scottsdale, AZ home for $2.4 million.

US industrial production jumps ahead in July

We just got our second straight regional manufacturing report that beat estimates. The Philly Fed Manufacturing survey hit 18.9 vs. est of 18.5.

US Housing Starts Fell in July on Apartment Building Slowdown

The expectations were for starts at 1225K +0.9%, as released starts were weaker at 1155K, down 4.8%. Building permits expected 1246K, permits were lower at 1223K, down 4.0%

Coco Crisp sells home in Rancho Mirage

Coco Crisp, a Major League Baseball Player, recently sold his Rancho Mirage home for $1.65 million.