Category Archives: Interest Rates

Housing Market Receives Huge Shot in the Arm! Woo Hoo The Bernanke!!! Or Can You Say, “Mortgage Backed Securities”?

Pulling Out All the Stops! — FED TO BUY MBS, EXTENDS ZERO-RATE POLICY INTO 2015 — BUY $40B MBS MONTHLY, CONTINUE `OPERATION TWIST‘ — CONTINUE `OPERATION TWIST’ THROUGH END OF THE YEAR — DOES NOT SAY WHEN MBS PURCHASE PROGRAM … Continue reading

Posted in Denver Housing, Interest Rates | Tagged | Leave a comment

Thinking About Buying? Be Glad, Very Glad It’s Not the 1980s! Rates Are Still Low!!

Look closely at the graph above.  Notice when interest rates hit their peak between 1982 and 1984.  That’s when I bought my first house, and believe it or not, when we sold it, we made money on it! My point is simple. … Continue reading

Posted in 2010 Mid Year Denver Market Watch, Buying or Selling Real Estate, Denver, Denver Housing, Denver Residential Real Estate, Interest Rates | Leave a comment