Interest rates

  • Mortgage Rates Inch Higher with the Rise in Home Prices by Robert Pegg

    With the news on the improvement signs in the job market, and the increase in the home prices, the mortgage rates too are on an upward movement.

  • Fixed Mortgage Rates Move Higher for Second Consecutive Week by

    Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing fixed mortgage rates moving higher following stronger-than-expected employment reports. The 30-year fixed averaged 3.59 percent, and the 15-year fixed averaged, 2.84 percent, still near the historic low.

  • Record-Setting Low Fixed Mortgage Rates Persist by

    Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates falling to new all-time record lows for the sixth consecutive week amid weak economic and job data helping to keep homebuyer affordability high.

  • Record Low Mortgage Rates Fuel 3rd Consecutive Increase In Refinance Apps by

    Mortgage applications increased 3.8 percent from one week earlier, according to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association’s (MBA) Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey for the week ending May 18, 2012.

  • AGAIN! Fixed Mortgage Rates Hit Record Lows by

    reddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates again hitting new record lows. The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage at 3.79 percent continues to remain well below 4 percent and 15-year fixed-rate mortgages are also slightly down at 3.04 percent.

  • All-Time Record Lows for Fixed Mortgage Rates by

    Freddie Mac (OTC: FMCC) today released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing average fixed mortgage rates finding new all-time record lows continuing to help keep homebuyer affordability high.

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