Archives: June 2015





Seeking the Perfect Summer Home Improvement Project? It’s Time for an Inground Pool

Walter Whitehurst Seeking the Perfect Summer Home Improvement Project? It’s Time for an Inground Pool The warmer summer months provide homeowners with the ideal conditions for making improvements to their property, and many will want to put installing an in-ground swimming pool at the top of their list of improvement ideas. While a swimming pool […]



What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – June 22, 2015

Walter Whitehurst What’s Ahead For Mortgage Rates This Week – June 22, 2015 Last week’s economic news included National Association of Home Builders / Wells Fargo (NAHB) Housing Market Index and Commerce Department reports on Housing Starts and Building Permits, the post-meeting statement of the Fed’s Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), and Fed Chair Janet […]



Federal Reserve: No Change on Target Fed Funds Rate

Walter Whitehurst Federal Reserve: No Change on Target Fed Funds Rate The Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) of the Federal Reserve did not move to increase the Fed’s target federal funds rate, which is currently 0.00 to 0.250 percent. Although the committee acknowledged further progress toward achieving the Federal Reserve’s dual goal of maximum employment […]