Articles relating to "Mortgage rates":
30-year loan rate falls to 3.80% (12/19/2014)
This week’s average FRM fell from last week’s 3.93%, and only 16% of experts expect it to go higher over the short term, with 42% predicting further declines.
When will short-term interest rates on ARMs go up? (12/18/2014)
The Fed still casts a cautious eye on the economy, and rates that impact ARMs shouldn’t go up soon. A few experts predict June, but Fed says no one really knows.
Average 30-year loan rate rises to 3.93% (12/12/2014)
The average FRM rate edged marginally higher this week after four weeks of declines, but it’s still at historically low levels.
Average 30-year loan rate falls to 3.89% (12/5/2014)
Fixed-rate mortgages hit their lowest point in 11 months, and they’re down about a half point for the year. Only 9% of experts predict an increase soon.
30-year mortgage rate drops below 4% (11/21/2014)
The average FRM declined to 3.99%. “If planning to buy a home in the next year, it’s better to do it sooner rather than later,” says Freddie Mac economist.
Average 30-year loan rate slips to 4.01% (11/14/2014)
The average FRM fell only slightly lower for the week, and most experts (70%) predict it will stay there over the short term.
Mortgage rates will rise – but when? (10/13/2014)
Potential buyers aren’t too worried about higher mortgage rates. They’ve been stable for weeks. But experts predict something above 5% by mid-2015.
Where are the higher mortgage rates? (9/16/2014)
A slow economy and global tensions have kept mortgage rates surprisingly low. While still expected to go higher, a dramatic increase isn’t likely this year.
Average 30-year mortgage rate at 4.14% (8/8/2014)
The 30-year FRM rose very slightly compared to last week’s average. Most experts predict relative stability in rates over the short term.
Average 30-year mortgage rate at 4.13% (7/25/2014)
FRMs were stable to slightly higher this week but still close to their lows for the year. Most experts polled this week expect little change over the short term.