Posts Covering Mortgage Rates

Mortgage Rates Today – Should I Lock Today’s Rate?

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.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rate Win Streak Hits 6 Weeks

2016 mortgage rates are defying expert predictions. Instead of rising toward 5%, rates are dropping -- big time. Analysis and access to quick, live quotes.

Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Drop For 5th Straight Week

Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates down yet again. Wall Street didn't expect it and today's low rates open home buying and refinance opportunities.

How Mortgage Lenders Make Your Mortgage Rate Quote

When you're shopping for a mortgage, banks will give you varying rate quotes. But, how much of that is the bank's fault? And, how much is because of you?

The 10-Year Treasury Note Is Actually A Poor Substitute For Live Mortgage Rate Quotes

The 10-year treasury is fully-decoupled from the 30-year fixed rate mortgage. Interest rate spreads are near the widest point in 2 years.

Home Buyer Mortgage Rate Forecast — February 2016 (FHA, VA, USDA & Conv)

Experts said mortgage rates would over 4.5% by now. They're not. They're in the 3s. What will happen in February, though? Is now the time to lock?

Mortgage Rates Down 4 Weeks In A Row, Says Freddie Mac

Mortgage rates dropped again this week. What should you expect to pay for your mortgage, whether fixed-rate or ARM? Analysis & access to today's live rates.

This Week In Mortgage Rates: Fed Meeting & More

The Federal Reserve meets this week and, although the Fed doesn't set mortgage rates, its rhetoric and actions can influence them. Analysis and advice.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates Make Biggest 1-Week Drop In 54 Weeks To Hit 3.81%

Mortgage rates are defying expert forecasts, and just made their biggest one-week drop since 54 weeks ago. Analysis of the market and advice to float/lock.

Freddie Mac: Mortgage Rates On Massive Win Streak

2016 mortgage rates are defying expert predictions. Instead of rising toward 5%, rates are dropping -- big time. Analysis and access to quick, live quotes.

How To Predict And Forecast Mortgage Rates

Want to lock a low mortgage rate? It helps to know how mortgage interest rates work. Be a better shopper. Learn how to predict today's mortgage rates.

FHA, VA, & Conv. Mortgage Rate Forecast: Week Of January 11, 2016

Mortgage rates are back below 4% and falling. With this week light on economic data, what should rate shopper expect? Analysis and review of mortgage rates.

Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Retreat To 3.97%

Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates dropping. However, how long will rates remain below 4% and what should you expect if you're buying a home?

2016 Mortgage Rate Forecasts, Made By Mortgage Industry Insiders

Mortgage market experts provide insight and their forecasts for 2016 mortgage rates.

Mortgage Rates: Comparison Tips For FHA, VA, USDA, & Conv. Loans

Be a better mortgage rate shopper. Understand where rates are made and how to make accurate comparisons between FHA, VA, USDA, & Conventional home loans.

This Week In Mortgage Rates: Fed Meeting & More

The Federal Reserve meets this week and, although the group doesn't set mortgage rates, its rhetoric and actions can influence them. Analysis and advice.

The 5 Groups Of People Who Should Refinance Immediately

Refinance activity is rising. Who is refinancing, and who is missing the boat? Analysis of today's low mortgage rates plus access to today's live mortgage rates.

Freddie Mac: 30-Year Mortgage Rates Rise Above Year-Ago Levels

Freddie Mac reports 30-year mortgage rates rising. With the Fed meeting December 15-16, 2015, is it finally time to lock something in?

Mortgage Rate Forecast: December 7-14, 2015

Is this your last chance to get mortgage rates in the 3s? The Fed meets next week and is expected to raise the Fed Funds Rate. Should you wait it out?

Refinance To An ARM? The Timing May Be Perfect.

With mortgage rates dropping, are ARMs a better deal than fixed-rate mortgages? Analysis of both loan types, plus access to today's livemortgage rates.

2016 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)