Articles relating to "Mortgage rates":
Rate on 30-year mortgage rises to 4.08% (7/3/2015)
It’s the highest ARM rate so far this year. Mortgages have increased in recent weeks due to an uptick in home sales and signs of economic improvement.
30-year mortgage rate average eases to 4% (6/19/2015)
FRMs hit a yearly high last week but backed off a bit this week. Rates have been rising higher lately due to signs of U.S. economic improvement.
Average 30-year mortgage rates top 4% (6/12/2015)
It’s the highest rate this year and the first time FRMs topped 4% since 2014. Will they keep going up? Most Bankrate.com experts (80%) say “yes.”
Are mortgage rates into ‘panic mode’? (6/9/2015)
Many experts predict mortgage rates will rise – and they’ve been wrong for years. Recent increases, however, have made many wonder if it’s finally happening.
The Fed’s Janet Yellen plots rate-hike road map (2/25/2015)
Buyers want to know: When will mortgage rates go up? The Fed could increase interest rates, which affect ARMs and FRMs, by summer if some assumptions hold true.
Lower gas prices = lower mortgage rates (1/19/2015)
Lower oil prices mean lower inflation, which pushes down mortgage rates. The gas price drop should help any buyer who doesn’t live in major oil-producing regions.