Falling FHA Multifamily Mortgage Rates?

Will Economic Indicators Affect FHA Multifamily Mortgage Rates? Today the Jobs report stated that 148,000 non-farms jobs were added in September when the consensus expectation was 185,000 jobs were to be added.  This gap has led the 10 year Treasury yields to drop...

Spreads

In the last month and a half, interest rates have spiked, stabilized and come down some.  The question is, why haven’t FHA Multifamily rates come down more?  This brings up how the markets work and how the Fed can raise rates without raising rates themselves. As I...

When Will the Fed’s Tapering Kick In?

Yesterday Chairman Ben Bernanke announced that the U.S. economy is improving and the unemployment rate should accelerate downwards towards a 6.5% level this year. This benchmark is important as the timetable when the Federal government will begin tapering its...