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by Bill Bodnar, on March 27, 2020 at 1:14 PM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. The Fed got it done this week! Last Sunday, they announced unlimited QE where they are buying as many …

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by Bill Bodnar, on February 28, 2020 at 1:43 PM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. The ongoing fears surrounding the coronavirus have pushed U.S. Stocks off a cliff this past week while Bond prices …

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by Bill Bodnar, on January 10, 2020 at 12:34 PM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. There are three reasons why rates ticked up to finish the week: 1) de-escalation of U.S. and Iran, 2) …

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by Bill Bodnar, on January 3, 2020 at 11:00 AM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. 2020 begins the new year right where it left off in 2019 ... higher Stock prices, low yields, and …

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by Bill Bodnar, on December 27, 2019 at 1:19 PM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. Despite a record year for Stocks, finishing at all time highs, Mortgage Bond prices remain just below 2019 highs …

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by Bill Bodnar, on December 20, 2019 at 10:29 AM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. This past week the Goldilocks economy was reinforced as strong consumer spending and ultra-low unemployment continue to drive economic …

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by Bill Bodnar, on December 10, 2019 at 2:07 PM

There are rumors our Fed is considering an idea to abandon its present 2% target rate for inflation in favor of a floating target where inflation would be allowed to …

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by Bill Bodnar, on December 6, 2019 at 11:36 AM

Mortgage Market Guide's recap of what happened this week and why. This week I want to take some time to discuss the volatile yet sideways trend in pricing and rates …

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