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How the American Mortgage Machine Works

Every family needs a home, and so many risks are created by a standard 30-year mortgage in America. Finding an investor to take every risk is the work of Rub Goldberg’s paradox, which is the US housing-finance industry. How it all fits together investors will one day be seen wandering …

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The interest rate is stable near zero

The Federal Reserve in its decision on Thursday set a short-term orrowing rate close to zero that showed the economy was growing but not as close as it was before the coronavirus epidemic hit. As per the broader expectation of the markets, the Fed kept its benchmark interest rate between …

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