Real Estate News Brief - Trade War Escalates, Mortgage Rates Drop, Equifax Payment Squeeze


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In this week's Real Estate News Brief... new trade war repercussions, a big dip in mortgage rates, and disappointing news for Equifax data breach victims. We don’t have a lot of economic reports from this past week, but there sure is a lot happening with the trade war and potential impacts on our economy. The situation with China has escalated rapidly -- first with failed trade talks, then with President Trump’s call for new tariffs on Chinese goods. Trump wanted China to agree to buy U.S. agricultural products at the talks, but when that deal didn’t happen, he called for 10% tariffs on $300 billion worth of goods not yet subject to those duties.

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