Dan Hartman's Blog about mortgages, real estate, and the economy in New England, and the United States, especially Rhode Island Rates, Connecticut Mortgages, Massachusetts Rate Locks, and New Hampshire Home Sales.
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I attended a presentation yesterday regarding the possible solutions to the real estate problems currently facing Rhode Island, and, one of the things I learned about was a proposal by the National Association of Home Builders to stimulate home sales by artificially lowering 30-year mortgage rate...
The Mortgage-Treasury Spread remained near its highest ever level in December, as investors retreaed into the safest available investments to close 2008. Treasury instruments of all maturities saw one of the biggest demand spikes in their history, a sign that risk tolerance was negligible this m...