Market Script (PEG)

Weekly scripts enabling you to facilitate discussion about the market with your customers and referral sources.

What is PEG?

“What do you think rates are going to do?” This is a common question Loan Officers must frequently answer.

At XINNIX, we believe professional loan officers should respectfully and directly answer this key client question to ensure maximum customer satisfaction. Why? Because you never get a second chance to make an excellent first impression. The confidence, manner, content, and concise nature in which this question is answered is critical to gaining a customer’s “buy in”.

PEG is an acronym that stands for:

    • Present (current market conditions)
    • Expectations (industry expert’s forecast)
    • Guidance (personal, client specific advice)

When you exude personal confidence, communicate with clarity and provide brief, accurate and relevant market information to your clients, you will differentiate yourself as a true professional. Our weekly market script will help you consistently deliver a professional response to your client’s important market question and you will gain a tremendous opportunity to showcase your professionalism!

Week of January 27, 2020

Present Market Conditions

Attributed to Sam Khater, Chief Economist.

“Rates fell to the lowest level in three months and are about a quarter point above all-time lows,” said Sam Khater, Freddie Mac’s Chief Economist. “The very low rate environment has clearly had an impact on the housing market as both new construction and home sales have surged in response to the decline in rates, the rebound in the economy and improving financial market sentiment.”

Expectations

This week will bring us quite a bit of information to take in. News starts the week off on Monday with the release of New Home Sales data. Wednesday brings us the next Fed meeting. They are not expecting any changes with the federal funds rate at this time. The first quarter Gross Domestic Product (GDP) will be released on Thursday.  Friday finishes up the week with the Core PCE price index which is the favored inflation indicator for the Fed.

Guidance

It’s a great time to be in the market for a mortgage! With rates still very low and the economy heating up, you’ll want to make sure to take advantage of this great time to buy!

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