Posts Covering Mortgage Rates

Today’s Mortgage Rates Analysis

Current mortgage rates and mortgage market movement. Today's mortgage rates and mortgage news. Live rate quotes available. News and data provided by MBSQuoteline, a real-time mortgage market data service available to loan officers, real estate agents, and other finance professionals.

Soft Fed Announcement Means Relief For Mortgage Rates

Current mortgage rates are falling, thanks to a less aggressive Federal Reserve and a stifling stock market. Is it time to lock?

Survey: Pull The Refinance Trigger Before It’s Too Late

Mortgage rates are higher, and you might be kicking yourself if you did not refinance. But it may not be too late.

Mortgage Rates Approach 35-Month Highs

Current mortgage rates have risen to post-election highs. Markets are responding to the Fed rate hike announced Wednesday.

Fed Meeting : How Mortgage Rates Will Change By Week’s End

The Federal Reserve meeting adjourns Wednesday and, although the Fed doesn't set mortgage rates, its rhetoric and actions can influence them. Analysis and advice.

How The Fed Affects HELOC Rates

HELOC rates are often based on the Prime rate, which is directly affected by rates set by the Federal Reserve. Here's how you can save money on a HELOC, even when rates increase.

Today’s Mortgage Rates Pressured By The Fed, Hot Job Market

Current mortgage rates are rising on rate-unfriendly news. Will the change direction and go lower, or continue skyward? Prediction and analysis.

What’s With Mortgage Rates? Experts Offer Predictions For The Remainder of 2017

Where are mortgage rates headed in 2017? The bad news is that most experts think higher. The good news is, not much higher.

March 2017 Mortgage Rates Forecast (FHA, VA, USDA, Conventional)

Mortgage rates will move based on key events in March. The Fed meeting, the Jobs Report, and President Trump's ever-forming policy will move markets this month.

ARM Indexes: Which One Is The Best?

ARM indexes tell you what can happen to your mortgage when its introductory period expires and the rate begins resetting. When shopping for a home loan, you want to pick the best combination of index, margin and caps.

Mortgage Rates Could Be Locked In A “Downward Drift”

Current mortgage rates are floating sideways to lower in 2017 thus far. How low will they go this year?

Surprise! Mortgage Rates Didn’t Rise This Week

Mortgage rates are holding low, despite a Fed warning, rising stocks, and a hot job market, and rising inflation. Breakdown and analysis.

Study: Mortgage Consumers Refuse To Shop For Rates

Fewer than 25% of mortgage consumers apply with more than one lender. Know these time-proven strategies to find the best loan and rate for you.

How ARM Rates Work: 3/1, 5/1, 7/1 And 10/1 Mortgages

ARM rates are becoming more attractive as home prices rise and fixed interest rates increase. Here's how to save money with an ARM home loan.

Freddie Mac: Today’s Mortgage Rates Are Well Below Historic Norms

30-year mortgage rates are remaining at historic lows. Today's rates are a boon for the U.S. economy and consumers alike.

Mortgage Rates In 2017 Are Headed Where?

Mortgage rates in 2017 are probably headed higher, if you believe most analysts. However, they also predicted higher rates in 2016, and they were wrong.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Rock-Steady At 4.19%

30-year mortgage rates are remaining at historic lows. Today's rates are a boon for the U.S. economy and consumers alike.

How The Trump Travel Ban Is Changing Mortgage Rates

The travel ban recently signed by President Trump is affecting today's mortgage rates. Why this is happening, and how to react as a mortgage rate shopper.

February 2017 Mortgage Rates Forecast (FHA, VA, USDA, Conventional)

Mortgage rates will move based on key events in February. The Fed meeting, the Jobs Report, and President Trump's first full month in office.

5 Reasons Rising Interest Rates Are Good

Rising interest rates are not necessarily evil. In fact, they can help some homebuyers. Here's what you need to know.

2017 Conforming, FHA, & VA Loan Limits

Mortgage loan limits for every U.S. county, as published by Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the Federal Housing Administration (FHA), and the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)