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Long-term mortgage rates rebound

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose this week as the benchmark 30-year rate rebounded from a seven-month low, according to mortgage firm Freddie Mac.

US mortgage rates blip higher

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates edged up this week as the benchmark 30-year rate bounced back from a seven-month low.

Will the Fed raise interest rates?

As the Federal Reserve decides whether to raise interest rates, Paul Christopher, head global market strategist for Wells Fargo, weighs in on the economic impact for consumers

What's driving the U.S. economy?

Ahead of the Federal Reserve's big meeting, what's really driving our economic growth? Paul Christopher, head global market strategist for Wells Fargo, shares insight

U.S. depressed homeownership rate: 5 problems

Despite steadily improving local job markets and historically low mortgage rates, the U.S. homeownership rate is stuck near a 50-year low because of a perverse mix of affordability challenges, student loan debt, tight credit conditions and housing supply shortages, according to findings of a new white paper titled, “Hurdles to Homeownership: Understanding the Barriers” released today.

Long-term US mortgage rates fall

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates fell this week, with the benchmark 30-year rate declining for the fourth-straight week to its lowest level in nearly seven months.