What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – December 19, 2202

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Last week’s economic reporting included readings on inflation, retail sales, and the Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee meeting.  Fed Chair Jerome  Powell held his scheduled post-meeting press conference and weekly readings on mortgage rates and jobless claims were also released. Federal Reserve Raises Target Interest Rate Range The Federal Reserve’s Federal Open Market Committee announced its decision to raise the Fed’s target interest rate range to 4.25 to 4.50 percent from its previous range of 3.75 to 4.00 percent. Fed Chair Jerome Powell said in remarks made during his scheduled press conference, “We’re going into next year with higher…
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