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U.S. Treasury 10Y Yield Up 9.3 BPS To End Week, Freddie 30Y Commitment Rate Declines

The week ended on a sour note for mortgage lenders and borrowers. The 10 year U.S. Treasury rose 9.3 basis points on Friday. However, the Freddie Mac 30 year commitment rate kept falling early April. 23 more words

How the big bankers have dictated government policies for the past century, no matter who is president

An excellent interview on USAWatchdog.com with the super-smart former Wall Street exec Nomi Prins about her new book, All the Presidents’ Bankers. (Or should it be: … 27 more words


"X" Marks The Spot: The Fundamental Transformation Of A Homeownership To A Rentership Society

I just talked to a Wall Street Journal reporter about the decline in single-family mortgage originations and the rise of commercial property (and multifamily) lending. In a nutshell, I told him that the residential mortgage market has declined along with real incomes, the employment to population ratio and the result is a declining homeownership rate. 109 more words

Republic Bank & Trust

Banking needs, loans, and home mortgages.

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Dan Cline, Banking Center Manager
P.O. Box 1317
Shepherdsville, Kentucky, 40165
Republic Bank

Being an Adult

I’m just going to say it. Sometimes, growing up sucks. Don’t get me wrong, I honestly really like being an adult, having my undergraduate behind me, and heck, even being old enough to enjoy a nice adult beverage from time to time. 443 more words