HUD’s Donovan: This is the worst rental crisis in this nation, ever

HUD’s Donovan: This is the worst rental crisis in this nation, ever

Says administration is very pleased with Johnson-Crapo

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WFC can't keep alleged bogus foreclosure manual out of court

U.S. judge allows discovery on Tirelli's smoking gun

Items Tagged with 'QE'


Fed's Fisher says QE is 'beer goggles' for investors

Mixes not two but three metaphors for his conclusion
January 14, 2014
Dallas Federal Reserve President Richard Fisher says it's time to squeeze the fat camel through the eye of the needle and to stop digging a debt hole.
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Fed officials stay cautious in shifting market

FOMC minutes reveal careful pace of bond purchases
January 8, 2014
Minutes from the Federal Reserve's latest Federal Open Market Committee meeting paint a promising picture for America’s housing market even though members remain cautious heading into the future.
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All I want this season, is an end to quantitative easing

A little Christmas humor for your holiday break
December 20, 2013
It's the Friday before Christmas, and it's likely your team is winding down for the holidays. Here's a little financial humor to jump start your weekend.
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Market receives mixed signals from the Fed

September 20, 2013
It was never a guarantee that the Federal Reserve would taper its bond-buying program in September, but the Fed clearly fell short of its goal of making central bank activities more transparent to investors, a Wall Street Journal article claims.
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BofA analysts: Don’t taper this month

September 17, 2013
Analysts with Bank of America believe Fed tapering will occur this year, but say it's best to wait until after September.
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Fisher: 'Elected officials sold our children down the river'

September 6, 2013
Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas President Richard Fisher took aim at Congress, saying their inaction on fiscal issues has essentially sold several consecutive generations down the river.
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Experts become confident Treasury will taper first

MBS acquisitions have positive effect on rates
August 28, 2013
A study presented at the Jackson Hole conference recently provided even more evidence that tapering will begin with Treasury purchase cutbacks, since MBS acquisitions have had a more positive effect on the housing market as well as rates.
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FOMC meeting could reveal QE3 tapering strategy

July 30, 2013
While the majority of the market does not expect a definitive answer from this week’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting, members could give some indication as to when the Fed will ease off the bond-buying gas pedal.
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Analysts: Expect mortgage rates to rise, not soar

Most expect rates to stay below 5% this year
July 22, 2013
Mortgage rates shot up after the Fed suggested a potential pullback on quantitative easing, but don't expect them to soar in the second half of 2013...
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