Last week's economic reporting included readings and forecasts on inflation and the University of Michigan's preliminary consumer sentiment survey. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.
Many people are wondering what type of home loan is right for them, and one of the options is an ARM loan. This is an adjustable-rate mortgage. Typically, the rate is fixed for a certain amount of time, but it can change after that. Adjustable-rate mortgages will vary depending on the market. Is an ARM a smart loan option? There are some situations where an ARM loan can be helpful, but people need to be careful with them.
Last week's scheduled economic reports included readings on construction spending, the Federal Reserve's Federal Open Market Committee statement, and the Fed Chair's press conference. Readings on public and private-sector jobs growth and the national unemployment rate were released along with weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims.
Last week's economic reporting included readings from S&P Case-Shiller Home Price Indices, the Federal Housing Finance Agency House Price Index, and the Commerce Department on sales of new homes. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also reported.
Last week's economic reporting included readings on monthly and year-over-year inflation and the preliminary reading on consumer sentiment from the University of Michigan. Weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released.