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Mortgage rates drop for the 9th week in a row

US mortgage rates continued to drop this week, which extends the good news for home buyers who have been facing the least affordable housing market since the 1980s. After dropping under 7% in early December…


Fed inflation gauge tumbles as prices continue to drop

By Paul Wiseman | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Federal Reserve’s preferred measure of prices fell last month, another sign that inflation is easing and that Americans should benefit from reduced interest rates and get…