While 2019 may still seem like a long way away, U.S. economists are already taking a look at the year and forecasting its growth. Economic growth in the U.S. is expected to remain above average through the end of 2019 but could fall back from growth levels seen in 2018.
MortgageHippo is working to stay at the forefront of the recent growth in digital mortgages. The mortgage technology company announced it closed $2.25 million in seed capital, with which it plans to further expand its software development and sales team. And this time, the company is looking at one specific lending sector.
The economy is currently enjoying its third longest period without a recession, and is well on its way to setting a new record. CUNA Mutual Group’s chief economist explains what economists are forecasting over the next two years, and why the FOMC’s decisions in 2017 could change everything.
Brickman takes to helm of one of the largest mortgage companies in the U.S. today, and while times at the government-sponsored enterprise are filled with uncertainty, Brickman sees nothing but excitement for the future of Freddie Mac.
When buying a home, many Americans consider a 20% down payment to be the norm, the ideal amount of money to put down to get a conventional mortgage with no private mortgage insurance and to keep monthly payments reasonably affordable.