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Daily Update – Curtis Schartz NMLS #454625
Published: 7/30/2015 4:23:19 PM
U.S. economic growth rebounded in the second quarter of this year, led by a rise in consumer spending along with an increase in exports. The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that Gross Domestic Product, the total value of goods and services produced in the U.S., rose by 2.3%, well above the anemic 0.6% recorded in […]
 
NMLS #454625
Published: 3/25/2015 8:55:43 PM
 
Inflation Starting to Sizzle
Published: 6/23/2014 4:51:34 PM
Last Week in Review: Housing is cooling, inflation is warming and the Fed announced more tapering. Forecast for the Week: Important housing, inflation and consumer confidence reports are ahead. Plus, we’ll get news on the state of our economy with the final reading for first quarter Gross Domestic Product. View: Good communication skills are critical […]
 
Get the Ap!!
Published: 3/4/2014 7:13:49 PM
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Curtis Schartz has a Featured Article in “Landings Magazine”
Published: 7/9/2013 6:42:55 PM
http://digital.turn-page.com/i/140925   Turn to page 20 to view the article in the most recent issue of Landings Magazine.  Curtis offers insight for those with clients that are waiting for the “better deal.”       Contact Curtis Schartz or Kory Schartz at KCMortgagePlanner.com and OKMortgagePlanner.com Curtis Schartz CMPS  Curtis@KCMortgagePlanner.com Kory Schartz CMPS Kory@KCMortgagePlanner.com    
 
Click Here for My Featured Chart: MBS multi-year Rising Wedge coupled with ultra safe haven trade – the case for even lower rates in weeks to come
Published: 5/31/2012 2:34:50 PM
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There was more drama out of Europe, plus some important inflation news.
Published: 5/24/2012 2:20:31 PM
Last Week in Review:There was more drama out of Europe, plus some important inflation news.Forecast for the Week: Several important reports are ahead of the holiday weekend, with news on the housing market, durable goods, and consumer sentiment.   View: You’ve probably heard of phishing emails…but did you know you also need to keep a […]
 
Bonds and home loans rates improved to record levels-find out why.
Published: 5/15/2012 2:56:58 PM
In This Issue   Last Week in Review:Bonds and home loan rates improved to record levels — find out why.Forecast for the Week: A full slate of economic reports is ahead, with news on inflation, the housing market, manufacturing and more.   View: Did you know that bad news can be good for home loan […]
 
The Jobs Report for April is in, buth what did the news reveal about our economy?
Published: 5/8/2012 8:19:03 PM
In This Issue   Last Week in Review:The Jobs Report for April is in, but what did the news reveal about our economy?Forecast for the Week: A quiet week is ahead, but an important inflation report will be released.   View: If you’ve ever forgotten the name of an important colleague or client, have no […]
 
The Fed met, but was there mention of more Bond buying?
Published: 5/1/2012 2:08:45 PM
  In This Issue           Last Week in Review:The Fed met, but was there mention of more Bond buying?Forecast for the Week: A full slate of economic reports is ahead, with news on inflation, manufacturing, and the job market.  View: Cinco de Mayo is right around the corner. Use these great […]
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