Inflation

October 14, 2010

Fed Minutes Edge Mortgage Rates Higher

The Federal Reserve released its September 21, 2010 meeting minutes Tuesday afternoon. Mortgage rates are slightly higher today.
July 12, 2010

The 1 Force That Can Really Change A Mortgage Rate

Mortgage rates move in response to hundreds of factors. Among the biggest influences on mortgage rates? Inflation.
March 19, 2010

For Clues About The Future Of Mortgage Rates, Watch For Inflation

If you're trying to gauge whether rates will be rising or falling, one keyword for which to listen is "inflation". Mortgage rates are highly responsive to inflation.