Description

Instructions

Please write a 2-page paper on, “What causes mortgage interest rates to change?” Please Note: Once your assignment is submitted and graded, the grade will be final, no re-submissions will be allowed.

Guidance

Some guidance on what causes mortgage interest rates to change.

  • Supply and demand
  • Inflation
  • Employment/ Unemployment
  • Government deficit spending
  • Government borrowing money
  • Federal Reserve actions
  • The New York Stock Market
  • Unstable political conditions throughout the world

Some websites to consider looking at

www.federalreserve.gov (Links to an external site.)

www.fhfa.gov (Links to an external site.)

www.bankrate.com (Links to an external site.)

www.fanniemae.com (Links to an external site.)

www.freddiemac.com (Links to an external site.)