Home resales rise, housing recovery inches along


Home resales rise, housing recovery inches along

WASHINGTON – Home resales rose in July, helped by low interest rates and increased hiring although the data still pointed to a slow recovery in housing that will provide only slight support for the economy.

3 investments for an era of low interest rates

BOSTON – The Federal Reserve is making it increasingly hard for investors to earn anything, unless they're willing to accept plenty of risk. Ben Bernanke and his Fed are playing the role of advis

Federal Reserve to disclose more details on plans for low interest rates

The Federal Reserve, which took aggressive action in response to the U.S. financial crisis and more recently to help keep European banks in good health , has been divided for months over whether to take major new actions to bolster the nation’s slow ec…

Mortgage Applications Slip

Applications for U.S. home mortgages fell 2.6% last week as low interest rates failed to be enough to entice home buyers, according to the Mortgage Bankers Association.

Tracking Success – The Co-operative Bank 3 Year Tracker Leads to 75% Uplift in Mortgage Sales

Following the recent launch of a new market leading 3 year tracker mortgage, The Co-operative Bank is reminding customers looking to make the most of low interest rates, to act now if they want to take advantage of some of the lowest rates available. (1 hour ago)